ServiceDescription.ConfigurationName Property


Gets or sets the name of the <service> configuration element.

 property System::String ^ ConfigurationName { System::String ^ get(); void set(System::String ^ value); };
public string ConfigurationName { get; set; }
member this.ConfigurationName : string with get, set
Public Property ConfigurationName As String

Property Value

The name of the <service> configuration element used to configure the service.


// svcDesc is a ServiceDescription.
svcDesc = serviceHost.Description;
string configName = svcDesc.ConfigurationName;
Console.WriteLine("Configuration name: {0}", configName);
' svcDesc is a ServiceDescription.
svcDesc = serviceHost.Description
Dim configName As String = svcDesc.ConfigurationName
Console.WriteLine("Configuration name: {0}", configName)


This name is not coupled to our configuration model. This is used by service host base to wire up the service. The configuration name is a required string attribute for the <service> configuration element.

Applies to