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IVsExtensionManager.CreateInstallableExtension Method

Factory method for extensions that are installable.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.ExtensionManager
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.ExtensionManager (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.ExtensionManager.dll)

IInstallableExtension CreateInstallableExtension(
	string extensionPath


Type: System.String
Path of a VSIX package file.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.ExtensionManager.IInstallableExtension
An IInstalledExtension object that may be passed to the Install API.

Although this API supports the Extension Manager infrastructure, we recommend that you do not use it because it is subject to change.

This method should call CreateExtension to get VSIX metadata.

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