Posted on 2004-08-17
VB.NET + SQL SERVER 2000
I am about to start work on an application that maybe deployed in a terminal services environment. Currently I use the registry to store the settings for each system user. I have read a few books on .NET that seem to steer away from the registry. The one problem I can see with a configuration file is that all the users settings are grouped together in a single file, this may be a good thing. I guess what I am asking is, is it down to personal preference or is there a documented right way and wrong way. Also I normally store the SQL Server name and login details in the same area, is this standard practice?