IsolatedStorageFile.GetStore Method (IsolatedStorageScope, Type)


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Obtains isolated storage corresponding to the isolation scope and the application identity object.

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

public static IsolatedStorageFile GetStore(
	IsolatedStorageScope scope,
	Type applicationEvidenceType


Type: System.IO.IsolatedStorage.IsolatedStorageScope

A bitwise combination of the enumeration values.

Type: System.Type

An object that contains the application identity.

Return Value

Type: System.IO.IsolatedStorage.IsolatedStorageFile

An object that represents the parameters.

Exception Condition

Sufficient isolated storage permissions have not been granted.


The applicationEvidence identity has not been passed in.


The scope is invalid.


An isolated storage location cannot be initialized.


scope contains the enumeration value Application, but the application identity of the caller cannot be determined, because the ActivationContext for the current application domain returned null.


scope contains the value Domain, but the permissions for the application domain cannot be determined.


scope contains the value Assembly, but the permissions for the calling assembly cannot be determined.


If the scope parameter is Application and the application domain in which the assembly is installed does not have IsolatedStorageFilePermission, the GetStore method will return an IsolatedStorageFile object without a quota. Later attempts to create an IsolatedStorageFile object using the IsolatedStorageFile object that does not have a quota will fail with an IsolatedStorageException.


for using isolated storage. Associated enumeration: AdministerIsolatedStorageByUser


when invoked late-bound through mechanisms such as Type.InvokeMember. Associated enumeration: ReflectionPermissionFlag.MemberAccess

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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