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BuildDependencies.Parent Property

Gets the immediate parent object of a BuildDependencies collection.

Namespace:  EnvDTE
Assembly:  EnvDTE (in EnvDTE.dll)

SolutionBuild Parent { get; }

Property Value

Type: EnvDTE.SolutionBuild
A SolutionBuild object.

The Parent property returns the immediate parent to the BuildDependencies collection.

public void Example(DTE2 dte)

      BuildDependencies bldDepends;
      SolutionBuild slnBuild;

      // Get the BuildDependencies in open solution.
      bldDepends = dte.Solution.SolutionBuild.BuildDependencies;
      // Get the SolutionBuild.
      slnBuild = dte.Solution.SolutionBuild;
      // Show the number of Build Dependencies in open solution.
      MessageBox.Show("Number of dependencies: " + bldDepends.Count.ToString());
      // Prove that Build Dependencies parent object is a SolutionBuild object.
      if (bldDepends.Parent.GetType().Equals(slnBuild.GetType()))
         MessageBox.Show("Types match");
         MessageBox.Show("Types do not match");
   catch (Exception ex)

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