IAppHostSectionDefinition::Type Property


Gets the type name of a class that represents the current configuration section.


HRESULT get_Type(  
   retval] BSTR* pbstrType  
HRESULT put_Type(  
   BSTR bstrType  


A pointer to a BSTR that contains the type name of the current configuration section.

A BSTR that contains the new type name of the current IAppHostSectionDefinition interface.

Return Value

An HRESULT. Possible values include, but are not limited to, those in the following table.

Value Description
S_OK Indicates that the operation was successful.



This property is used only when a file is opened from a class in the System.Configuration namespace.


Type Description
Client - IIS 7.0 on Windows Vista
- IIS 7.5 on Windows 7
- IIS 8.0 on Windows 8
- IIS 10.0 on Windows 10
Server - IIS 7.0 on Windows Server 2008
- IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2
- IIS 8.0 on Windows Server 2012
- IIS 8.5 on Windows Server 2012 R2
- IIS 10.0 on Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview
Product - IIS 7.0, IIS 7.5, IIS 8.0, IIS 8.5, IIS 10.0
- IIS Express 7.5, IIS Express 8.0, IIS Express 10.0
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See Also

IAppHostSectionDefinition Interface