How to: Enable and Disable Automatic Code Analysis for Managed Code


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You can configure Code Analysis to run before each build of a managed code project. You can set different Code Analysis properties for each Visual Studio configuration.

To enable or disable automatic code analysis

  1. In Solution Explorer, right-click the project, and then click Properties.

  2. In the properties dialog box for the project, click Code Analysis.

  3. Specify the build type in Configuration and the target platform in Platform.

  4. To enable or disable automatic code analysis, select or clear the Enable Code Analysis on Build (defines CODE_ANALYSIS constant) check box.