Debugger2.GetExpression2 Method (String, Boolean, Boolean, Int32)


Evaluates an expression based on the current stack frame. If the expression can be parsed but not evaluated, an object is returned but does not contain a valid value.

Namespace:   EnvDTE80
Assembly:  EnvDTE80 (in EnvDTE80.dll)

Expression GetExpression2(
	string ExpressionText,
	bool UseAutoExpandRules = false,
	bool TreatAsStatement = false,
	int Timeout = -1


Type: System.String

The expression text to be evaluated.

Type: System.Boolean

true if the auto-expand rules should be used; otherwise, false.

Type: System.Boolean

true if the string is to be interpreted as a statement; otherwise false.

Type: System.Int32

The timeout period in milliseconds.

Return Value

Type: EnvDTE.Expression

Always returns an expression.

GetExpression2 does not throw an exception. If an error occurs, the error message is returned in the expression.

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