Returns an IID_IVsOutputWindowPane interface of the General output pane in the Visual Studio environment.
This field is not CLS-compliant. Namespace: Microsoft.VisualStudio Assembly: Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell (in microsoft.visualstudio.shell.dll)
Querying for this pseudo service will cause the General output pane to be created if it has not yet been created. The General output pane is the best place to display general status messages to the user, for example, messages relating to operations like opening a project.