add Element for customHeaders for httpProtocol [IIS Settings Schema]

Note

For more information about the add element, see the following topic on the Microsoft IIS.net Web site: Adding Custom Headers <add>.

Configures a custom response header to be returned in responses from the Web server.

Syntax

Attributes and Elements

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements for this section.

Attributes

Attribute

Description

name

Required string attribute.

Specifies a field name for the custom response header. In a response, a field name precedes the related field value.

value

Optional string attribute.

Specifies a field value for the custom response header. In a response, a field value follows the related field name.

Child Elements

None.

Parent Elements

Element

Description

configuration

Specifies the root element in every configuration file that is used by IIS 7.

system.webServer

Specifies the top-level section group (in ApplicationHost.config) in which this element is defined.

httpProtocol

Specifies configuration settings for the HTTP protocol on a Web server.

customHeaders

Configures custom response headers that are returned in responses from the Web server.

Remarks

For more information about the add element, see the following topic on the Microsoft IIS.net Web site: Adding Custom Headers <add>.

Element Information

Configuration locations

Machine.config

ApplicationHost.config

Root application Web.config

Application Web.config

Directory Web.config

Requirements

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) version 7.0