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ext_ConnectMode Enumeration
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ext_ConnectMode Enumeration

Informs the add-in about how it was loaded by the integrated development environment (IDE).

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

<GuidAttribute("289E9AF1-4973-11D1-AE81-00A0C90F26F4")> _
Public Enumeration ext_ConnectMode

Member nameDescription
ext_cm_AfterStartupThe add-in was loaded after Visual Studio started.
ext_cm_CommandLineThe add-in was loaded from the command line.
ext_cm_ExternalThe add-in was loaded by an external client. (This setting is no longer used by Visual Studio.)
ext_cm_SolutionThe add-in was loaded with a solution.
ext_cm_StartupThe add-in was loaded when Visual Studio started.
ext_cm_UISetupThe add-in was loaded for user interface setup.

Add-ins are deprecated. For more information, see FAQ: Converting Add-ins to VSPackage Extensions.

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