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IVsToolbox.EnumItems Method

Enumerates items on a given tab in the Toolbox, or all items in the Toolbox.

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

int EnumItems (
	[InAttribute] string lpszTab,
	out IEnumToolboxItems pEnum
int EnumItems (
	/** @attribute InAttribute() */ String lpszTab, 
	/** @attribute OutAttribute() */ /** @ref */ IEnumToolboxItems pEnum
JScript does not support passing value-type arguments by reference.



[in] Toolbox tab to enumerate items on. This value can be a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


[out] Pointer to the IEnumToolboxItems interface, which is used to enumerate Toolbox items.

Return Value

If the method succeeds, it returns S_OK. If it fails, it returns an error code.

COM Signature

From vsshell.idl:

HRESULT IVsToolbox::EnumItems(
   [in]LPCOLESTR lpszTab,
   [out]IEnumToolboxItems** pEnum

If you do not specify a Toolbox tab for the lpszTab parameter, then this method enumerates through all items in the Toolbox.