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PropertyInformationCollection Class

Contains a collection of PropertyInformation objects. This class cannot be inherited.

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

public sealed class PropertyInformationCollection : NameObjectCollectionBase

The PropertyInformationCollection object contains a collection of PropertyInformation objects. A PropertyInformation object contains the details of an individual attribute within the configuration. The PropertyInformationCollection object is derived from the associated NameObjectCollectionBase object.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the PropertyInformationCollection class.

// Create EllementInformation object.
ElementInformation elementInfo =
// Create a PropertyInformationCollection object.
PropertyInformationCollection propertyInfoCollection =
// Create a PropertyInformation object.
PropertyInformation myPropertyInfo =
// Display the property value.
  ("anonymousIdentification Section - Enabled: {0}",


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