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Assembly: Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell (in microsoft.visualstudio.shell.dll)
The OutputWindow is an extensible Window, but every IVsOutputWindowPane must have an owner package that creates the pane via themethod. The interface IVsOutputWindowPane may be retrieved by calling the method. There are two standard OutputWindow panes owned by the Environment:
Projects may display build errors or warnings in the Build OutputWindow pane. This pane is created by theservice. The pointer to the pane is passed to projects as part of operations.
Client code may at any time display miscellaneous informational messages in the General OutputWindow pane. This pane may be retrieved by calling.