VCActiveXReference.WrapperTool Property


Gets or sets the name of the tool to use when wrapping an ActiveX control reference.

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

string WrapperTool { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The name of the tool to use when wrapping an ActiveX control reference.

Although this property is settable, you should not do so. It is settable only for internal purposes.

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

[Visual Basic]

This example loops through each project in your solution and lists the wrapper name 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("Wrapper tool name: " & axref.WrapperTool)
                    End If
            End If
    End Sub
End Module
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