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I am writing a application

It will be running on windows servers, advance servers.

Win 7,  2008r2,  2012

Is it Appdata or Localappdata.

Saving Config and log file.
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You use AppData and then very likely Local under AppData. Take a look under local and you will see folders for software configuration and files. I think this is what you want.
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Depends
appdata -- will roam if the user is on a domain -- copied to server
localappdata - does not roam it stays on that particular computer
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