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ConnectionStringsSection Class

Provides programmatic access to the connection strings configuration-file section.

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

public final class ConnectionStringsSection extends ConfigurationSection

The ConnectionStringsSection class allows you to programmatically modify the connectionStrings section of the configuration file. The connection strings are provided as a ConnectionStringSettingsCollection of ConnectionStringSettings add configuration elements.

The following example shows how to use the ConnectionStringsSection.

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The following excerpt shows the configuration used by the previous example.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
    <add name="ConnStr1" connectionString="LocalSqlServer: data source=;Integrated Security=SSPI;Initial Catalog=aspnetdb"
      providerName="System.Data.SqlClient" />

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0