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ToolBoxTab.ToolBoxItems Property


Gets the collection of ToolBoxItems associated with a ToolBoxTab.

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

ToolBoxItems ToolBoxItems { get; }

Property Value

Type: EnvDTE.ToolBoxItems

A ToolBoxItems collection.

A ToolBoxTab can contain one or more ToolBoxItem objects.

Sub ToolBoxAddExample()
    ' This adds a Text item to the first tab of the Toolbox.
    ' Define the variables and create an object reference to the IDE's  
    ' ToolBox object.
    Dim win As Window = DTE.Windows.Item(Constants.vsWindowKindToolbox)
    Dim tlbox As ToolBox = win.Object
    Dim tbxTabs As ToolBoxTabs

    ' Create an object reference to the ToolBoxTabs object.
    tbxTabs = tlbox.ToolBoxTabs

    ' Add a new Text item to the first tab in the Toolbox.
    tbxTabs.Item(1).ToolBoxItems.Add("New Text Item", "Some text to _
    add to the document.", vsToolBoxItemFormat.vsToolBoxItemFormatText)
End Sub
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