The Application object is created when the first .asp page is requested after starting the IIS and remains there until the server shuts down. All the variables created with application object have application level scope meaning there by that they are accessible to all the users. All .asp pages in a virtual directory and its subdirectories come under the application scope. So application level variables are shared by more than one user at a time.
|A collection of all the items that have been added to the Application object.
|Collection of all the items that have been added to the Application object through <object> tag.
|Deletes the specified item from the Application.Contents collection.
|Deletes all the items from the Application.Contents collection.
|Locks the application object so that only one user at a time can modify the values.
|Unlocks the application object allowing other users to modify application level variables.
|This event occurs when the IIS is shut down after Session_OnEnd event. All the variables are destroyed after that.
|This event occurs when the first .asp page is called after starting the IIS. Application level variables can be declared here.