DefaultProxySection Class

Represents the configuration section for Web proxy server usage. This class cannot be inherited.

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

public sealed class DefaultProxySection : ConfigurationSection
public final class DefaultProxySection extends ConfigurationSection
public final class DefaultProxySection extends ConfigurationSection
Not applicable.

This class corresponds to the defaultProxy Element (Network Settings) configuration element.

This class is used to access information about the Web proxy server used for requests made with the WebRequest and WebClient classes. The following table describes the configuration elements contained in the DefaultProxySection configuration section.




Identifies the Web proxy server to use.


Identifies resources that are not retrieved using the proxy server.


Identifies a custom IWebProxy implementation.

This class provides programmatic access to information that can be stored in configuration files.

The DefaultProxySection settings apply only to the default proxy server.

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

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