/c (Compile Without Linking)
Prevents the automatic call to LINK.
Compiling with /c creates .obj files only. You must call LINK explicitly with the proper files and options to perform the linking phase of the build.
Any internal project created in the development environment uses the /c option by default.
To set this compiler option in the Visual Studio development environment
This option is not available from within the development environment.
To set this compiler option programmatically
To set this compiler option programmatically, see CompileOnly.