System.Configuration.NameValueFileSectionHandler Class

Provides access to a configuration file. This type supports the .NET Framework configuration infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

See Also: NameValueFileSectionHandler Members


public class NameValueFileSectionHandler : IConfigurationSectionHandler


The file attribute of the <appSettings> section specifies a relative path to an external file that contains custom application-configuration settings. The details provided in the file act as an <appSettings> section in the configuration file. The file is accessed using the System.Configuration.NameValueFileSectionHandler class. The file's root element must match the section referring to it.


Namespace: System.Configuration
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
Assembly Versions: 1.0.3300.0, 1.0.5000.0,,