If included in the application definition file, defines another application to be the parent of this one. Child applications are listed underneath the parents when viewing a list of installed applications in an M-Files vault:

A child application displayed under its parent in the M-Files Admin tool

Installation

Parent/child applications can be installed separately and the user interface will automatically group them together. Alternatively, Vault Application Framework applications can distribute and install their child applications when they are installed.

Samples

This approach is shown within the Client to Server Communication sample.