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VCLinkerTool.IgnoreImportLibrary Property 

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the import library generated by this configuration should not be imported into dependent projects.

Namespace: Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine
Assembly: Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine (in microsoft.visualstudio.vcprojectengine.dll)

bool IgnoreImportLibrary { get; set; }
/** @property */
boolean get_IgnoreImportLibrary ()

/** @property */
void set_IgnoreImportLibrary (/** @attribute InAttribute() */ boolean IgnoreImportLib)

function get IgnoreImportLibrary () : boolean

function set IgnoreImportLibrary (IgnoreImportLib : boolean)

Property Value

true if generated import libraries are ignored; otherwise, false.

See Linker Property Pages for more information.

See Samples for Project Model Extensibility for information about how to compile and run this example.

The following example modifies the IgnoreImportLibrary property in the integrated development environment (IDE):

' 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.IgnoreImportLibrary = True
  End Sub
End Module