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IVsToolWindowFactory Interface

Provides VSPackages the ability to create multiple tool windows.

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

[InterfaceTypeAttribute()]
[GuidAttribute("A7A1C907-C3D2-4ACB-9114-4EE23B6FCF7E")]
public interface IVsToolWindowFactory

The IVsToolWindowFactory type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public methodCreateToolWindowEnables the environment to create multiple on-demand tool windows that are implemented by VSPackages.
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If your VSPackage supports multi-instance tool windows, you must implement this interface.

Notes to Implementers

Implemented by VSPackages that support multi-instance tool windows.

Notes to Callers

Called by the environment when a user requests a new tool window.

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