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HttpContext.GetConfig Method

NOTE: This method is now obsolete.

Returns requested configuration information for the current HTTP request.

Namespace: System.Web
Assembly: System.Web (in system.web.dll)

[ObsoleteAttribute("The recommended alternative is System.Web.HttpContext.GetSection in System.Web.dll. http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=14202")] 
public Object GetConfig (
	string name
)
/** @attribute ObsoleteAttribute("The recommended alternative is System.Web.HttpContext.GetSection in System.Web.dll. http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=14202") */ 
public Object GetConfig (
	String name
)
ObsoleteAttribute("The recommended alternative is System.Web.HttpContext.GetSection in System.Web.dll. http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=14202") 
public function GetConfig (
	name : String
) : Object
Not applicable.

Parameters

name

The configuration tag for which information is requested.

Return Value

The specified ConfigurationSection, a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if the section does not exist, or an internal object if the section is not accessible at run time. (Cast the returned object to the appropriate configuration type before use.)

The GetConfig method has been deprecated. Use the GetSection method to get configuration information for the current HTTP request.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, 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: 1.0, 1.1, 2.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0
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