M-Files provides partners with Visual Studio 2015/2017 templates that can be used to rapidly develop Vault Application Framework Applications using C#.

VAF 1.0

The initial version of the Vault Application Framework was released in 2016, and can be used to create applications M-Files 10.2 upwards. A detailed walkthrough shows how to use the VAF 1.0 template.

Note that the VAF 1.0 Visual Studio template was only made available to M-Files partners, and can be downloaded from the Partner Portal. This software is not made directly available to end-users.

VAF 2.0

The second version of the Vault Application Framework was released in mid-2018, and can be used to create applications for M-Files 2015.3 upwards. A detailed walkthrough shows how to use the VAF 2.0 template.

Note that the VAF 2.0 Visual Studio template is part of the M-Files 2018 Visual Studio template package. Currently this is available to partners from the Partner Portal.