IAppDomainSetup.ShadowCopyDirectories Property

Gets or sets the names of the directories containing assemblies to be shadow copied.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

string ShadowCopyDirectories { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String containing a list of directory names, where each name is separated by a semicolon.

All directories specified by PrivateBinPath, including the directory specified by ApplicationBase, are shadow copied by default if this property is not set.

If an executable file is in use, updates to the executable file are stored in a shadow copy directory. Existing users continue using the original executable file until it terminates, while new users use the shadow copied executable file.

This property cannot be changed after the AppDomain has finished its first bind.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, 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.

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