Changing the Application Name Using LightSwitch Visual Studio 2012

How to change the Application Name using LightSwitch Visual Studio 2012

This article describes how to change the Application Name in LightSwitch using Visual Studio 2012.

Step 1

Open the Solution Explorer.

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Step 2

In the Solution Explorer, right-click on the property node and choose the "Open" option.

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Step 3

The Application Designer appears.

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Step 4

In the Application Designer, select "General Properties".

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Step 5

In the Application Name field, enter the new name for the application.

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Step 6

When we run the application we see the application with a new name as shown:

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In this article we saw how the name changes from Application 5 to Display Name.