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My.Application.Info Property 

Gets an object that provides properties for getting information about the application's assembly, such as the version number, description, and so on.

' Usage
Dim value As Microsoft.VisualBasic.ApplicationServices.AssemblyInfo = My.Application.Info
' Declaration
Public ReadOnly Property Info As AssemblyInfo

This property returns the My.Application.Info object for the current application.

This property provides easy access to the My.Application.Info. For more information, see My.Application.Info Object.

This example uses the My.Application.Info.Version property to display the version of the application.

MsgBox("Application version: " & My.Application.Info.Version.ToString)

Namespace: Microsoft.VisualBasic.ApplicationServices

Class: ApplicationBase

Assembly: Visual Basic Runtime Library (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)

Availability by Project Type

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Windows Application


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Console Application


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