ITextTemplatingEngineHost.SetFileExtension Method

Tells the host the file name extension that is expected for the generated text output.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.TextTemplating
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.TextTemplating.Interfaces.10.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.TextTemplating.Interfaces.10.0.dll)

abstract SetFileExtension : 
        extension:string -> unit


Type: String

The file name extension for the generated text output.

If the user has specified the optional output parameter of the template directive in a text template, the engine calls this method. For more information, see T4 Text Template Directives.

The following code example shows a possible implementation for a custom host. This code example is part of a larger example. For the complete example, see Walkthrough: Creating a Custom Text Template Host.

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