OverrideModeDefault Property

SectionInformation.OverrideModeDefault Property

Gets or sets a value that specifies the default override behavior of a configuration section by child configuration files.

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

public OverrideMode OverrideModeDefault { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Configuration.OverrideMode
One of the OverrideMode enumeration values.


The override behavior is specified in a parent configuration section.

The OverrideModeDefault property of a configuration section can only be set to the Allow or Deny value of the OverrideMode enumeration. Setting the OverrideModeDefault property to Inherit is equivalent to setting the value to Allow.

The OverrideModeDefault property is introduced in the .NET Framework version 4.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1, 3.0 SP1, 2.0 SP1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.

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