ApplicationDataContainer.Values | values property

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Gets an object that represents the settings in this settings container.

Syntax

Public ReadOnly Property Values As IPropertySet

Property value

Type: IPropertySet

The settings map object.

Examples

Use the LocalSettings | localSettings property to get the settings in an ApplicationDataContainer object. Use the ApplicationDataContainer.Values | ApplicationDataContainer.values property to access the settings in the localSettings container. This example creates and reads a setting named exampleSetting.

Call the ApplicationDataContainerSettings.Remove | ApplicationDataContainerSettings.remove method to delete the exampleSetting setting when you have finished with it.

Dim localSettings As Windows.Storage.ApplicationDataContainer = Windows.Storage.ApplicationData.Current.LocalSettings

' Create a simple setting

localSettings.Values("exampleSetting") = "Hello Windows";

' Read data from a simple setting

Dim value As Object = localSettings.Values("exampleSetting")

If value Is Nothing Then
   ' No data
Else
   ' Access data in value
End If

' Delete a simple setting

localSettings.Values.Remove("exampleSetting")

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1 and Windows Runtime apps]

Namespace

Windows.Storage
Windows::Storage [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

DLL

Windows.Storage.ApplicationData.dll

See also

Tasks
Quickstart: Local application data (JavaScript)
Quickstart: Local application data (C#/VB/C++)
Quickstart: Roaming application data (JavaScript)
Quickstart: Roaming application data (C#/VB/C++)
Concepts
Application data overview
Reference
ApplicationDataContainer

 

 

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