VCCodeIDLLibrary.Location Property (vsCMWhere)


Gets the location of the object declaration.

Namespace:   Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCCodeModel
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCCodeModel (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCCodeModel.dll)

string this[
	vsCMWhere Where = vsCMWhere.vsCMWhereDefault
] { get; }


Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCCodeModel.vsCMWhere

Optional. A vsCMWhere value specifying whether the location of the declaration or the definition is returned.

Property Value

Type: System.String

The location of the object declaration.

See How to: Compile Example Code for Visual C++ Code Model Extensibility for information on how to compile and run this sample.

This example displays the file containing the declaration for each top-level code element.

Sub DisplayLocation()
    Dim vcCM As VCCodeModel
    Dim vcCodeElement As VCCodeElement
    vcCM = DTE.Solution.Item(1).CodeModel
    For Each vcCodeElement In vcCM.CodeElements
        MsgBox(vcCodeElement.Name + " is declared in " + vcCodeElement.Location)
End Sub
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