Now what?

I see I now have the options for
Major, MajorRev, Minor, MinorRev, Build and Revision...

What's the diff?  And when to use? <sigh>
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Arthur_WoodCommented:
I assume you are refering to the Assembly Information screen, from the Application tab of  Project Properties ?

The four boxes show the Version information for both the Assemblyn and the File.  The four fields are Major, Minor, Build and Revision.

They allow you to identify the specific values for each - Is this a simple Revision of the file, which might be a small bug-fix, of added parameter, or change of position/size of a control on a screen,  a New Build of the complete application - but not yet a 'release' of the progrma, a minor bug-fix full fledged release of the program, or a Major overhaul - with significant new capabilities/features that were not present before this release.

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sirbountyAuthor Commented:
Thanx Arthur_Wood.  I was referring more to the differences in
My.Application.Info.Version....Build, Major, MajorRevision, Minor, MinorRevision, Revision...
But that does help with most of my question...any idea why the 6 attributes here, rather than the four you've outlined?
Arthur_WoodCommented:
the MyApplication.Info parameters are the ones that are set as I indicated.  No idea why there are 6 rather than 4.  These allow you to test and/or display the settings, from code.

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Bob LearnedCommented:
Version Class:
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.version.aspx

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Starting with .NET Framework 2.0, the MajorRevision and MinorRevision properties enable you to identify a temporary version of your application that, for example, corrects a problem until you can release a permanent solution. Furthermore, the Windows NT operating system uses the MajorRevision property to encode the service pack number.
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