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_DTE.Properties Property

Returns a Properties collection representing all available categories and subcategories contained in the Options dialog box on the Tools menu.

Namespace:  EnvDTE
Assembly:  EnvDTE (in EnvDTE.dll)

Properties this[
	string Category,
	string Page
] { get; }


Type: System.String

Required. The name of the property category, such as General or Text Editor.

Type: System.String

Optional. The name of the property page within the given Category, such as Keyboard.

Property Value

Type: EnvDTE.Properties
A Properties collection containing all available categories and subcategories in the IDE.

The environment-level properties are organized into categories. Within each category, there is a Properties collection for each package or service that contributes to the environment.

If the specified properties collection is not available, Properties returns NULL.

Sub PropertiesExample()
  MsgBox(DTE.Properties("Environment", "General").Count)
End Sub