/Zs switch

The /Zs switch indicates that the compiler only checks syntax and does not generate output files.

midl /Zs
midl /syntax_check

Switch Options

This switch has no parameters.


This switch overrides all other switches that specify information about output files.

You can also specify syntax-checking mode with the MIDL compiler switch /syntax_check.


midl /Zs filename.idl

midl /syntax_check filename.idl

See also

General MIDL Command-line Syntax