Expand Minimize

__VsApplicationDataFolder Enumeration

Identifies types of data folders used by Visual Studio.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.Interop
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.Interop.10.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.Interop.10.0.dll)

public enum __VsApplicationDataFolder

Member nameDescription
ApplicationDataFolder_LocalSettingsThe folder that Visual Studio uses for settings files specific to a given user.

Example:

C:\Users\<user name>\AppData\Local\Microsoft\VisualStudio10.0

ApplicationDataFolder_RoamingSettingsThe folder that Visual Studio uses for the roaming files specific to a given user.

Example:

C:\Users\<user name>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\VisualStudio10.0

ApplicationDataFolder_ConfigurationThe folder that Visual Studio uses for files applicable to all users.

Example:

C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\VisualStudio\10.0

ApplicationDataFolder_DocumentsThe folder that Visual Studio uses for user-generated files like project, snippets or backup files.

Example:

C:\Users\<user name>\Documents\Visual Studio 2010

ApplicationDataFolder_UserExtensionsThe folder that Visual Studio uses for user extensions.

Example:

C:\Users\<user name>\AppData\Local\Microsoft\VisualStudio\10.0\Extensions

ApplicationDataFolder_ApplicationExtensionsThe folder that Visual Studio uses for extensions for all users.

Example:

C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\Common7\IDE\Extensions

Was this page helpful?
(1500 characters remaining)
Thank you for your feedback

Community Additions

ADD
Show:
© 2015 Microsoft