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ExeConfigurationFileMap Class

Defines the configuration file mapping for an .exe application. This class cannot be inherited.


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

public sealed class ExeConfigurationFileMap : ConfigurationFileMap

The ExeConfigurationFileMap type exposes the following members.

Public methodExeConfigurationFileMap()Initializes a new instance of the ExeConfigurationFileMap class.
Public methodExeConfigurationFileMap(String)Initializes a new instance of the ExeConfigurationFileMap class by using the specified machine configuration file name.

Public propertyExeConfigFilenameGets or sets the name of the configuration file.
Public propertyLocalUserConfigFilenameGets or sets the name of the configuration file for the local user.
Public propertyMachineConfigFilenameGets or sets the name of the machine configuration file name. (Inherited from ConfigurationFileMap.)
Public propertyRoamingUserConfigFilenameGets or sets the name of the configuration file for the roaming user.

Public methodCloneCreates a copy of the existing ExeConfigurationFileMap object. (Overrides ConfigurationFileMap.Clone().)
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

The ExeConfigurationFileMap class provides a means to define a custom configuration file hierarchy for .exe applications. The ExeConfigurationFileMap class can specify a single path or multiple paths related to configuration files.

For an example that shows how to use this class, see the ConfigurationManager.OpenMappedExeConfiguration method.

.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.

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