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ToolPath Property

Visual Studio .NET 2003

Returns the path to the specified tool.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public ReadOnly Property ToolPath() As String
[Visual Basic 6]
Property Get ToolPath() As String
HRESULT __stdcall get_ToolPath(
   /* [out, retval] */ BSTR* retVal
public string ToolPath {get;}
[JScript .NET]
public function get ToolPath() : String

Return Value

A string representing the path to the specified tool.


' Add a reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine and have a 
' Visual C++ .NET project loaded before running this example.
Imports EnvDTE
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine
Public Module Module1
   Sub Test()
      Dim prj As VCProject
      Dim cfgs, tools As IVCCollection
      Dim cfg As VCConfiguration
      Dim tool As VCALinkTool
      Dim msg As String
      prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
      cfgs = prj.Configurations
      cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
      tool = cfg.Tools("VCAlinkTool")
      msg += "Tool kind: " & tool.ToolKind & vbCr
      msg += "Tool name: " & tool.ToolName & vbCr
      msg += "Tool path: " & tool.ToolPath
   End Sub
End Module

See Samples for Project Model Extensibility for information on how to compile and run this sample.

See Also

Applies To: VCALinkTool Object | VCAuxiliaryManagedWrapperGeneratorTool Object | VCBscMakeTool Object | VCCLCompilerTool Object | VCCustomBuildTool Object | VCLibrarianTool Object | VCLinkerTool Object | VCManagedResourceCompilerTool Object | VCManagedWrapperGeneratorTool Object | VCMidlTool Object | VCNMakeTool Object | VCPostBuildEventTool Object | VCPreBuildEventTool Object | VCPreLinkEventTool Object | VCResourceCompilerTool Object | VCWebDeploymentTool Object | VCWebServiceProxyGeneratorTool Object | VCXMLDataGeneratorTool Object

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