VCActiveXReference.ControlVersion Property


Gets the version for the selected ActiveX reference.

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

string ControlVersion { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

A string representing the version number of the selected ActiveX reference.

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

[Visual Basic]

Loops through each project in your solution and lists the version number of each ActiveX (COM) control.

' Add a reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine and have a 
' Visual C++ project loaded before running this example. Also, you 
' should have at least one ActiveX (COM) reference in a project.
Imports EnvDTE
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine

Public Module Module1
    Sub Test()
        Dim proj As Project
        Dim vcproj As VCProject
        Dim ref As VCReference
        Dim axref As VCActiveXReference

        On Error Resume Next

        ' Loop each project in the solution.
        For Each proj In DTE.Solution.Projects
            vcproj = Nothing
            vcproj = CType(proj.Object, VCProject)
            ' If this project is a Visual C++ project.
            If Not vcproj Is Nothing Then
                ' Loop the references for this Visual C++ project.
                For Each ref In vcproj.VCReferences
                    axref = Nothing
                    axref = CType(ref, VCActiveXReference)
                    ' If this reference is an ActiveX reference.
                    If Not axref Is Nothing Then
                        MsgBox("Control version: " & axref.ControlVersion)
                    End If
            End If
    End Sub
End Module
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