Monthly Archives: February 2013

Using T4 to Create an AppSettings Wrapper, Part 1

Published on: Author: Michael

AppSettings are settings stored in your configuration file under the <appSettings> element. Almost every application has them. Each setting consists of a name and value. To access such a setting in code you need only do this. string setting = ConfigurationManager.AppSettings[“someSetting”]; There are a couple of problems with this approach. Quite a bit of boilerplate code to access… Continue reading Using T4 to Create an AppSettings Wrapper, Part 1