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VCConfiguration::ConfigurationType Property

Gets or sets the type of output this configuration generates.

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

property ConfigurationTypes ConfigurationType {
	ConfigurationTypes get ();
	void set (ConfigurationTypes value);
}

Use the ConfigurationTypes enumeration to change the value of this property.

See How to: Compile Example Code for Project Model Extensibility for information about how to compile and run this example.

The following example modifies the ConfigurationType 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 As IVCCollection
        Dim cfg As VCConfiguration
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
        cfg.ConfigurationType = ConfigurationTypes.typeStaticLibrary
    End Sub
End Module

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