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IVsMultiItemSelect Interface

 

Provides the environment with access to multiple selections.

Namespace:   Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.Interop
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.Interop (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.Interop.dll)

[InterfaceTypeAttribute(1)]
[GuidAttribute("96973FC6-C2E4-4CB9-8BAF-7F7CD6DBC604")]
public interface IVsMultiItemSelect

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodGetSelectedItems(UInt32, UInt32, VSITEMSELECTION[])

Returns an IVsHierarchy interface pointer and item identifier for selected items.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetSelectionInfo(UInt32, Int32)

Returns a flag that indicates whether or not the selected items belong to one or more hierarchies and a count of the number of selected items.

See illustrations of the implementation and/or calling of this interface in the sample .385fd2a3-d9f1-4808-87c2-a3f05a91fc36

Notes to Implementers:

VSPackages implement IVsMultiItemSelect if they include a hierarchy as part of their project or support multiple selections in their active windows.

Notes to Callers:

Call the methods of IVsMultiItemSelect to retrieve project hierarchy and item information when multiple objects make up the current selection. IVsMultiItemSelect can be used to add items to a hierarchy and to update the Solution Explorer.

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