How to deploy a Application Page to Central Administration…!

I had a requirement to create a settings page to configure few operations globally in SharePoint. So I was looking into creating a settings page in Central Administration. I have pointed out below the basic steps to do that.

Step 01:
Create an empty SharePoint project.

Step 02:
Add a mapped folder to Central Admin application pages.



Step 03:
Select the Admin mapped folder and add a new application page to the project.

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