SettingsSection Class

Contains settings that specify how the .NET Framework connects to the network.


class SettingsSection : ConfigurationSection  


The following table lists the methods exposed by the SettingsSection class.

Name Description
GetAllowDefinition (Inherited from ConfigurationSection.)
GetAllowLocation (Inherited from ConfigurationSection.)
RevertToParent (Inherited from ConfigurationSection.)
SetAllowDefinition (Inherited from ConfigurationSection.)
SetAllowLocation (Inherited from ConfigurationSection.)


The following table lists the properties exposed by the SettingsSection class.

Name Description
HttpWebRequest An HttpWebRequestSettings value that customizes Web request parameters.
Ipv6 An Ipv6Settings value that specifies whether members of the System.Net.Dns class return Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) addresses.
Location (Inherited from ConfigurationSection.) A key property.
Path (Inherited from ConfigurationSection.) A key property.
PerformanceCounters A PerformanceCountersSettings value that enables or disables network performance counters.
SectionInformation (Inherited from ConfigurationSection.)
ServicePointManager A ServicePointManagerSettings value that configures connections to network resources.
Socket A SocketSettings value that specifies whether socket operations use completion ports.
WebProxyScript A WebProxyScriptSettings value that configures the characteristics of the script that is used to discover Web proxies.


This class contains no subclasses.

Inheritance Hierarchy




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
Product - IIS 7.0, IIS 7.5, IIS 8.0, IIS 8.5, IIS 10.0
MOF file WebAdministration.mof

See Also

ConfigurationSection Class
HttpWebRequestSettings Class
Ipv6Settings Class
PerformanceCountersSettings Class
ServicePointManagerSettings Class
SocketSettings Class
WebProxyScriptSettings Class
System.Net.Dns Class