SectionInformation.GetParentSection SectionInformation.GetParentSection SectionInformation.GetParentSection SectionInformation.GetParentSection Method

Definition

Gets the configuration section that contains the configuration section associated with this object.

public:
 System::Configuration::ConfigurationSection ^ GetParentSection();
public System.Configuration.ConfigurationSection GetParentSection ();
member this.GetParentSection : unit -> System.Configuration.ConfigurationSection
Public Function GetParentSection () As ConfigurationSection

Returns

The configuration section that contains the ConfigurationSection that is associated with this SectionInformation object.

Exceptions

Examples

The following example shows how to use the GetParentSection method.

static public void GetParentSection()
{
    SectionInformation sInfo = 
        GetSectionInformation();

    ConfigurationSection parentSection =
        sInfo.GetParentSection();

    Console.WriteLine("Parent section : {0}",
        parentSection.SectionInformation.Name);

}
Public Shared Sub GetParentSection() 

    Dim sInfo As SectionInformation = _
    GetSectionInformation()
    
    Dim parentSection _
    As ConfigurationSection = _
    sInfo.GetParentSection()
    
    Console.WriteLine("Parent section : {0}", _
    parentSection.SectionInformation.Name)

End Sub 'GetParentSection

Remarks

If this ConfigurationSection object has no parent sections, the GetParentSection method returns the same value as the Name property.

Applies to