ContextAttribute Interface
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ContextAttribute Interface

 

Represents a single attribute associated with a global context or window's context in the Dynamic Help window.

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

[GuidAttribute("1A6E2CB3-B897-42EB-96BE-FF0FDB65DB2F")]
public interface ContextAttribute

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyCollection

Gets the collection containing the ContextAttribute object supporting this property.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDTE

Gets the top-level extensibility object.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyName

Gets the name of the object.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyValues

Gets a collection of values for the attribute.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodRemove()

Removes the attribute from its parent ContextAttributes collection.

Sub ContextAttributeExample()
   ' Get a reference to Solution Explorer.
   Dim SolnEx As Window = DTE.Windows. _
   Item(Constants.vsWindowKindSolutionExplorer)
   Dim CA As ContextAttribute

   ' List the current attributes associated with Solution Explorer.
   ListAttr(SolnEx, CA)

   ' Associate a new F1 keyword with Solution Explorer.
   SolnEx.ContextAttributes.Add("ANewKeyword", 900, _
   vsContextAttributeType.vsContextAttributeLookupF1)
   ListAttr(SolnEx, CA)

   ' Delete the new F1 keyword from Solution Explorer.
   SolnEx.ContextAttributes.Item(3).Remove()
   ListAttr(SolnEx, CA)
End Sub

Sub ListAttr(ByVal SolnEx As Object, ByVal CA As ContextAttribute)
   ' Support function for CATest(). Lists the current attributes 
   ' associated with Solution Explorer.
   Dim msg As String

   MsgBox("Number of context attributes in Solution Explorer: " & _
   SolnEx.ContextAttributes.Count)
   For Each CA In SolnEx.ContextAttributes
      msg = msg & CA.Name & Chr(13)
   Next
   MsgBox(msg)
   msg = ""
End Sub
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