VCFilter.RemoveFile Method (Object)


Removes a file from the current filter.

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

void RemoveFile(
	object File


Type: System.Object

Required. The file to remove.

RemoveFile can be called on a VCProject or VCFilter object. Either removes the file from both its current folder, if one exists, and the project. RemoveFile does not delete the file from disk.

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

The following example uses RemoveFile on a VCFilter object in the integrated development environment (IDE):

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

Public Module Module1
    Sub Test()
        Dim idx As Integer
        Dim filter As VCFilter
        Dim file As VCFile
        Dim col As IVCCollection
        Dim prj, prj2 As VCProject
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        col = prj.Filters
        filter = col.Item("MyFolder")
        col = filter.Files
        file = col.Item("x.x")
    End Sub
End Module
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