VC++ Build, Projects, Options Dialog Box

This dialog box allows you to select whether you want the builds of your Visual C++ projects to produce build logs or to time the build process.

Build Logging

Turns on generation of the build log file. This option generates BuildLog.htm, which can be found in the project's intermediate files directory. Every fresh build overwrites the previous BuildLog.htm file.
Turns off generation of the build log file.

Build Timing

Turns on build timing. If selected, the time it takes for the build to complete is posted to the Output window.
Turns off build timing.

C/C++ File Extensions

Specifies the extensions of files that will be built with the C or C++ compiler.

To access this dialog box

  1. From the Tools menu, click Options.
  2. Click the Projects folder.
  3. Click the VC++ Build property page.

See Also

Projects, Options Dialog Box | Building Your Program | C/C++ Building Reference