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How can I get access to the assembly file code in my asp.net website?

Posted on 2012-03-20
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Hi,

I am working on a website that uses...

Private strVersion As String = _
     "VERSION " & System.Reflection.Assembly.GetExecutingAssembly.GetName.Version.Major & _
     "." & System.Reflection.Assembly.GetExecutingAssembly.GetName.Version.Minor & _
     "." & System.Reflection.Assembly.GetExecutingAssembly.GetName.Version.Build & _
     "." & System.Reflection.Assembly.GetExecutingAssembly.GetName.Version.Revision

to access the version info.

I need to do a release and cannot fathom how to update the version. I am aware that the version info is kept in the assembly but how do you access the assembly from visual studio?
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The version is usually stored in the AssemblyInfo.vb file, in the web project.
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Thats what I thought but there is not one contained in the app I have performed a search of entire solution for it but nothing was found.
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by:Bob Learned
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If there isn't one, you can add one.  If there is one, and you add another, then you will get an error that there are duplicates.
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