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/nologo (Suppress Startup Banner) (C/C++)


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Suppresses the display of the copyright banner when the compiler starts up and display of informational messages during compiling.


To set this compiler option in the Visual Studio development environment

  1. Open the project's Property Pages dialog box. For details, see How to: Open Project Property Pages.

  2. Click the C/C++ folder.

  3. Click the General property page.

  4. Modify the Suppress Startup Banner property.

To set this compiler option programmatically

Compiler Options
Setting Compiler Options