Frequently Asked Questions
Where are the Split-Online Settings Are Stored?
Split-Online 4.0Starting with Split-Online 4.0, most settings are persisted in an XML properties file rather than in the Windows registry.
Properties File Name
Split-Online 4.0 - SplitOnline40.xml.
Properties File Location
The location can change, depending on the operating system and the permissions on the host computer. Split-Online will attempt to use the following folders in order:
1 Common Documents
The file system directory that contains documents that are common to all users. A typical path is C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Documents.
2 Common Application Data
The file system directory that contains application data for all users. A typical path is C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data.
3 Application Data
The file system directory that serves as a common repository for application-specific data. A typical path is C:\Documents and Settings\username\Application Data .
4 Local Application Data
The file system directory that serves as a data repository for local (nonroaming) applications. A typical path is C:\Documents and Settings\username\Local Settings\Application Data .
5 My Documents
The file system directory used to physically store a user's common repository of documents. A typical path is C:\Documents and Settings\username\My Documents .
Split-Online 1.0 - 3.1.11
Prior to Split-Online 4.0, all persisted settings are stored in the Windows Registry under these keys:
Last updated Mon, Jul 14 2014 10:00pm