PackageId class

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Provides package identification info, such as name, version, and publisher.

Syntax


var packageId = Windows.ApplicationModel.Package.current.id;

Attributes

[DualApiPartition()]
[MarshalingBehavior(Agile)]
[Version(0x06020000)]

Members

The PackageId class has these types of members:

Properties

The PackageId class has these properties.

PropertyAccess typeDescription

Architecture

Read-onlyGets the processor architecture for which the package was created.

Author

Read-onlyWindows Phone only. Gets the value of the Author attribute for the specified application package.

FamilyName

Read-onlyGets the family name of the package.

FullName

Read-onlyGets the full name of the package.

Name

Read-onlyGets the name of the package.

ProductId

Read-onlyWindows Phone only. Gets the value of the ProductID attribute associated with this application package.

Publisher

Read-onlyGets the publisher of the package.

PublisherId

Read-onlyGets the publisher ID of the package.

ResourceId

Read-onlyGets the resource ID of the package.

Version

Read-onlyGets the package version info.

 

Examples

Use the Package.Current | current property to get the package for the current app. Use the Package.Id | id property to get the package ID. This example gets package identity information by using members of the Package and PackageId classes.


var package = Windows.ApplicationModel.Package.current;
var packageId = package.id;
var version = packageId.version;

var output = [ "Name: \"" + packageId.name + "\"",
               "Version: " + version.major + "." + version.minor + "." 
                           + version.build + "." + version.revision,
               "Architecture: " + packageId.architecture,
               "ResourceId: \"" + packageId.resourceId + "\"",
               "Publisher: \"" + packageId.publisher + "\"",
               "PublisherId: \"" + packageId.publisherId + "\"",
               "FullName: \"" + packageId.fullName + "\"",
               "FamilyName: \"" + packageId.familyName + "\"",
               "IsFramework: " + package.isFramework ];


Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8 [Windows Store apps, desktop apps]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 [Windows Store apps, desktop apps]

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8

Namespace

Windows.ApplicationModel
Windows::ApplicationModel [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

Samples
App package information sample
Concepts
App packages and deployment
Reference
Package.Current
Package.Id

 

 

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