SiteMapSection.Providers Property


Gets a ProviderSettingsCollection collection of ProviderSettings objects.

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

Public ReadOnly Property Providers As ProviderSettingsCollection

Property Value

Type: System.Configuration.ProviderSettingsCollection

A ProviderSettingsCollection that contains the providers settings defined within the providers subsection of the siteMap section of the configuration file.

Site map providers are components that provide access to the navigation structure for a site. You can specify site map providers in the providers subsection of the siteMap section of a configuration file.

The DefaultProvider property names which provider is used by default.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the Providers property. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the SiteMapSection class.

' Display elements of the Providers collection property.
For Each providerItem As ProviderSettings In configSection.Providers()
  Console.WriteLine("Provider Details -")
  Console.WriteLine("Name: {0}", providerItem.Name)
  Console.WriteLine("Type: {0}", providerItem.Type)

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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