ConfigurationSectionGroup.IsDeclared Property

Gets a value that indicates whether this ConfigurationSectionGroup object is declared.

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

public bool IsDeclared { get; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_IsDeclared ()

public function get IsDeclared () : boolean

Not applicable.

Property Value

true if this ConfigurationSectionGroup is declared; otherwise, false. The default is false.

If the section group is declared in the configuration file, the IsDeclared property returns true.

The IsDeclared property returns false if this section is inherited from Machine.config or a parent configuration file.

The following code example determines whether this instance of ConfigurationSectionGroup is declared.

Console.WriteLine(getSpacer() + 
    "Is Group Declared?: " + 

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