Refreshes the application settings property values from persistent storage.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
The method clears the currently cached property values, causing a reload of these values from persistent storage when they are subsequently accessed. This method performs the following actions:
It clears the currently cached properties by clearing the collection represented by the PropertyValues property.
contrasts with Reset in that the former will load the last set of saved application settings values, whereas the latter will load the saved default values.
The following code example shows the method being invoked in the body of the Click event handler for a button named btnReload. As a result of this call, the currently stored values for the application settings are reloaded into their corresponding properties. The full code example is listed in the ApplicationSettingsBase class overview.
Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.