AppModule Designer

Special designer provides a simple and quick customization of main AppModule parameters. These include dbConnection, Security, Authentication, Required Modules, Controllers, Exported Types, AppModule Properties.

Since the purpose of AppModule to customize the instance of the application, the designer is very similar to the XAF Application Designer.


Xafari AppModule Designer is supported in all versions of Visual Studio starting with the 13th, including Express, Community, Standart, Pro, Premium, Ultimate, Enterprise editions.

There are several ways to invoke the AppModule Designer. The first way is to double-click the XXXAppModule.cs file located in an AppModule project. Alternatively, you can right-click this file and select View Designer in the invoked context menu.


To specify Security Strategy, Authentication type and Connection, drop the appropriate visual component from the toolbox. Then you can invoke Properties window and set required parameters.