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ApplicationData.Current | current property

Provides access to the app data store associated with the app's app package.

Syntax


var current = Windows.Storage.ApplicationData.current;

public static ApplicationData Current { get; }

Public Shared ReadOnly Property Current As ApplicationData

public:
static property ApplicationData^ Current { 
   ApplicationData^ get();
}

Property value

Type: ApplicationData

The app data store.

Examples

The following code example demonstrates how to get the local settings container for the app.


var applicationData = Windows.Storage.ApplicationData.current;
var localSettings = applicationData.localSettings;

using Windows.Storage;

ApplicationDataContainer localSettings = ApplicationData.Current.LocalSettings;

Dim localSettings As Windows.Storage.ApplicationDataContainer = Windows.Storage.ApplicationData.Current.LocalSettings

using namespace Windows::Storage;

ApplicationDataContainer^ localSettings = ApplicationData::Current->LocalSettings;

Requirements ( device family)

Device family

Universal

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.Storage
Windows::Storage [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (operating system)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8

Namespace

Windows.Storage
Windows::Storage [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

Tasks
Quickstart: Local application data (JavaScript)
Quickstart: Local application data (C#/VB/C++)
Quickstart: Roaming application data (JavaScript)
Quickstart: Roaming application data (C#/VB/C++)
Quickstart: Temporary application data (JavaScript)
Quickstart: Temporary application data (C#/VB/C++)
Concepts
Application data overview
Reference
ApplicationData