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HttpContext.GetSection Method

Gets a specified configuration section for the current application's default configuration.

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

public Object GetSection(
	string sectionName
)

Parameters

sectionName
Type: System.String

The configuration section path (in XPath format) and the configuration element name.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The specified ConfigurationSection, null if the section does not exist, or an internal object if the section is not accessible at run time.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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