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Resource File Naming Conventions

This section describes the naming conventions for assembly manifest resources in Visual Basic and Visual C# projects.

XML Resources

Covers those files whose extension is .resx and whose BuildAction property is set to Embedded Resource.

Non-XML Resources

Covers any file whose BuildAction property is EmbeddedResource and whose extension is something other than .resx.

Project Properties (Visual Studio)

Provides links to topics about Visual Basic and Visual C# projects.