/TLBID (Specify Resource ID for TypeLib)

 

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/TLBID:id  

where:

id
A user-specified value for a linker-created type library. It overrides the default resource ID of 1.

When compiling a program that uses attributes, the linker will create a type library. The linker will assign a resource ID of 1 to the type library.

If this resource ID conflicts with one of your existing resources, you can specify another ID with /TLBID. The range of values that you can pass to id is 1 to 65535.

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. Click the Linker folder.

  3. Click the Embedded IDL property page.

  4. Modify the TypeLib Resource ID property.

To set this linker option programmatically

  1. See TypeLibraryResourceID.

Setting Linker Options
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