Package.UserDataPath Property

Gets the path to user data storage for Visual Studio.

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


Public ReadOnly Property UserDataPath As String
public string UserDataPath { get; }
property String^ UserDataPath {
    String^ get ();
member UserDataPath : string
function get UserDataPath () : String

Property Value

Type: System.String
The path to user data storage.


The UserDataPath property returns a path that can be used to store program state for the current user. This path is typically located at:

%USERPROFILE%\Application Data\Microsoft\Visual Studio\<version>, but this can change based on any alternate root that the shell was initialized with.

.NET Framework Security

See Also


Package Class

Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell Namespace