Windows Forms Configuration Section
Windows Forms configuration settings allow a Windows Forms app to store and retrieve information about customized application settings such as multi-monitor support, high DPI support, and other predefined configuration settings.
Windows Forms application configuration settings are stored in an application configuration file's
<configuration> <System.Windows.Forms.ApplicationConfigurationSection> ... </System.Windows.Forms.ApplicationConfigurationSection> </configuration>
Attributes and elements
The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.
||Adds a configuration setting key with a specified value|
|<configuration>||The root element in every configuration file used by the common language runtime and Windows Forms applications|
Starting with the .NET Framework 4.7, the
<System.Windows.Forms.ApplicationConfigurationSection> element allows you to configure Windows Forms applications to take advantage of features added in recent releases of the .NET Framework.
<System.Windows.Forms.ApplicationConfigurationSection> element can include one or more child
<add> elements, each of which defines a specific configuration setting.