SystemWebSectionGroup.HostingEnvironment Property


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Gets the hostingEnvironment section.

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

public HostingEnvironmentSection HostingEnvironment { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Web.Configuration.HostingEnvironmentSection

The HostingEnvironmentSection object refers to the hostingEnvironment section of the configuration file.

The following code example shows how to obtain the HostingEnvironmentSection object from the configuration file of an existing Web application.

// Get the hostingEnvironment section.
HostingEnvironmentSection hostingEnvironment =
// Read section information.
info =

name = info.SectionName;
type = info.Type;
declared = info.IsDeclared.ToString();
msg = String.Format(
    "Name:     {0}\nDeclared: {1}\nType:     {2}\n",
    name, declared, type);

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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