ConfigurationElementCollection.EmitClear Property

Gets or sets a value that specifies whether the collection has been cleared.

Namespace: System.Configuration
Assembly: System.Configuration (in system.configuration.dll)

public bool EmitClear { get; set; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_EmitClear ()

/** @property */
public void set_EmitClear (boolean value)

public function get EmitClear () : boolean

public function set EmitClear (value : boolean)

Not applicable.

Property Value

true if the collection has been cleared; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Exception typeCondition


The configuration is read-only.

Setting the EmitClear property to true causes a <clear> directive to be written to the configuration file when the collection is serialized.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0