/NOENTRY (No Entry Point)

 

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/NOENTRY  

The /NOENTRY option is required for creating a resource-only DLL that contains no executable code. For more information, see Creating a Resource-Only DLL.

Use this option to prevent LINK from linking a reference to _main into the DLL.

To set this linker option in the Visual Studio development environment

  1. Open the project's Property Pages dialog box. For details, see Setting Visual C++ Project Properties.

  2. Select the Linker folder.

  3. Select the Advanced property page.

  4. Modify the No Entry Point property.

To set this linker option programmatically

  1. See ResourceOnlyDLL.

Creating a Resource-Only DLL
Setting Linker Options
Linker Options

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