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DefaultSettingValueAttribute Constructor

Initializes an instance of the DefaultSettingValueAttribute class.

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

public DefaultSettingValueAttribute(
	string value


Type: System.String
A String that represents the default value for the property.

The supplied string must be a value that is compatible with the available serialization mechanism associated with the property type. For example, if the property is of type Color, then a value of "Azure" would be valid.

Caution noteCaution

The default values specified by this attribute are stored as plain text in the resultant compiled .exe or .dll file. Therefore these default values are inherently insecure.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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