Returns true if the specified filter can be added as a top-level filter or as a subfilter to the current filter.
Assembly: Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine.dll)
See How to: Compile Example Code for Project Model Extensibility for information about how to compile and run this example.
The following example uses in the integrated development environment (IDE):
' Macro code. ' add reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Imports EnvDTE Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Public Module Module1 Sub Test() Dim mycollection As IVCCollection Dim filter As VCFilter Dim prj As VCProject Dim ret As Boolean prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object mycollection = prj.Filters 'mycollection.Count has count of files filter = mycollection.Item(1) MsgBox(filter.ItemName) ret = filter.CanAddFilter("somename") MsgBox(ret) End Sub End Module
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