VCProjectReference.majorVersion Property

Gets the major version of the referenced assembly.

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

int majorVersion { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
An int value representing the major version of the referenced assembly.

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

The following example lists the value of the majorVersion property of the assembly reference:

' Add a reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine and have a 
' Visual C++ project loaded before running this example.
Imports EnvDTE
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine

Public Module Module1
    Sub Test()
        Dim prj As VCProject
        Dim vcar As VCAssemblyReference
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        vcar = prj.VCReferences.item(1) 
        MsgBox("Major version: " & vcar.MajorVersion)
    End Sub
End Module

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