StripPrivateSymbols Property
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StripPrivateSymbols Property

Visual Studio .NET 2003

Do not put private symbols in the generated .pdb file specified. Exposes the functionality of the /PDBSTRIPPED linker option.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property StripPrivateSymbols() As String
[Visual Basic 6]
Property Get StripPrivateSymbols() As String
Property Let StripPrivateSymbols( _
   ByVal NewValue As String _
HRESULT __stdcall get_StripPrivateSymbols(
   /* [out, retval] */ BSTR* retVal
HRESULT __stdcall put_StripPrivateSymbols(
   /* [in] */ BSTR NewValue
public string StripPrivateSymbols {get; set;}
[JScript .NET]
public function get StripPrivateSymbols() : String
public function set StripPrivateSymbols(
   NewValue : String


The following sample code modifies the StripPrivateSymbols property in the development environment:

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

Public Module Module1
  Sub Test()
    Dim prj As VCProject
    Dim cfgs, tools As IVCCollection
    Dim cfg As VCConfiguration
    Dim tool As VCLinkerTool
    prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
    cfgs = prj.Configurations
    cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
    tool = cfg.Tools("VCLinkerTool")
    tool.StripPrivateSymbols = "$(OutDir)/my.pdb"
  End Sub
End Module

See Samples for Project Model Extensibility for information on how to compile and run this sample.

See Also

Applies To: VCLinkerTool Object

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