VCProjectEngine.ShowEnvironmentInBuildLog Property

Gets or sets a value which indicates whether to echo all environment variables to the build log during builds of Visual C++ projects.

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

bool ShowEnvironmentInBuildLog { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if all environment variables are echoed to the build log; otherwise, false.

See How to: Compile Example Code for Project Model Extensibility for information about how to compile and run this example.

The following example shows the value of the ShowEnvironmentInBuildLog property in the integrated development environment (IDE):

[Visual Basic]

' add reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine
Imports EnvDTE
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine

Public Module Module1
    Sub Test()
        Dim prj As VCProject
        Dim cfgs As IVCCollection
        Dim cfg As VCConfiguration
        Dim ProjEng As VCProjectEngine
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        ProjEng = cfgs.VCProjectEngine
        MsgBox("Show Env. in build log? " & _
          ProjEng.ShowEnvironmentInBuildLog)
    End Sub
End Module

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