ExternalSettingsManager.CreateForApplication Method (String, String)

Used to construct the SettingsManager for AppID-based Visual Studio applications that use suffixed mode. In suffixed mode, any changes to the settings are isolated from the normal running mode.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Settings
Assemblies:   Microsoft.VisualStudio.Settings.11.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Settings.11.0.dll)
  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Settings (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Settings.dll)


Public Shared Function CreateForApplication ( _
    applicationPath As String, _
    rootSuffix As String _
) As ExternalSettingsManager
public static ExternalSettingsManager CreateForApplication(
    string applicationPath,
    string rootSuffix
static ExternalSettingsManager^ CreateForApplication(
    String^ applicationPath, 
    String^ rootSuffix
static member CreateForApplication : 
        applicationPath:string * 
        rootSuffix:string -> ExternalSettingsManager
public static function CreateForApplication(
    applicationPath : String, 
    rootSuffix : String
) : ExternalSettingsManager


  • applicationPath
    Type: System.String

    The path of the executable Visual Studio application.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.Settings.ExternalSettingsManager

.NET Framework Security

See Also


ExternalSettingsManager Class

CreateForApplication Overload

Microsoft.VisualStudio.Settings Namespace