VCAssemblyReference.RelativePath Property


Gets or sets the path to the selected reference, relative to the project directory.

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

string RelativePath { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The relative path to the selected reference.

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

This example adds a reference to your project and then lists its relative path.

' Add a reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine and have a 
' Visual C++ project loaded before running this example.
Imports EnvDTE
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine

Public Module Module1
    Sub Test()
        Dim prj As VCProject
        Dim vcar As VCAssemblyReference

        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        If prj.CanAddAssemblyReference("d:\winnt\ _
          \framework\v1.1.4322\envdte.dll") Then
        vcar = prj.AddAssemblyReference("d:\winnt\ _
        End If
        MsgBox("Assembly relative path: " & vcar.RelativePath.ToString)
    End Sub
End Module
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