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AddIn.SatelliteDllPath Property

Gets the location of a DLL containing localized resources, if available.

Namespace:  EnvDTE
Assembly:  EnvDTE (in EnvDTE.dll)

string SatelliteDllPath { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string representing the path of a DLL containing localized resources.

A satellite DLL file can be used by an add-in for additional or localized resources.

Sub SatelliteDLLPathExample()
   ' Set object references.
   Dim addincoll As AddIns
   Dim addinobj As AddIn
   addincoll = DTE.AddIns
   addinobj = addincoll.Item(1)

   ' Connect the add-in if it is not already connected
   ' and list its SatelliteDLLPath and Guid.
   If addinobj.Connected = False Then
      addinobj.Connected = True
   End If
   MsgBox("Satellite DLL Path: " & addinobj.SatelliteDllPath)
   MsgBox("DLL GUID: " & addinobj.Guid)
End Sub