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VCCLCompilerTool.BufferSecurityCheck Property 

Gets or sets a value indicating whether to check for buffer overruns. BufferSecurityCheck exposes the functionality of the compiler's /GS option.

Namespace: Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine
Assembly: Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine (in microsoft.visualstudio.vcprojectengine.dll)

property bool BufferSecurityCheck {
	bool get ();
	void set ([InAttribute] bool Secure);
/** @property */
boolean get_BufferSecurityCheck ()

/** @property */
void set_BufferSecurityCheck (/** @attribute InAttribute() */ boolean Secure)

function get BufferSecurityCheck () : boolean

function set BufferSecurityCheck (Secure : boolean)

Property Value

true if there is a buffer overrun check; otherwise, false.

See Examples for Project Model Extensibility for information about how to compile and run this example.

The following example modifies the BufferSecurityCheck property in the integrated development environment (IDE):

' add reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine.
Imports EnvDTE
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine

Public Module Module1
    Sub Test()
        Dim prj As VCProject
        Dim cfgs, tools As IVCCollection
        Dim cfg As VCConfiguration
        Dim tool As VCCLCompilerTool
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
        tool = cfg.Tools("VCCLCompilerTool")
        tool.BufferSecurityCheck = True
    End Sub
End Module