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VCLinkerTool.ImportLibrary Property 

Gets or sets a value specifying which import libraries to generate.

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

property String^ ImportLibrary {
	String^ get ();
	void set ([InAttribute] String^ ImportLib);
/** @property */
String get_ImportLibrary ()

/** @property */
void set_ImportLibrary (/** @attribute InAttribute() */ String ImportLib)

function get ImportLibrary () : String

function set ImportLibrary (ImportLib : String)

Property Value

A string representing the names of the import libraries to generate.

ImportLibrary exposes the functionality of the /IMPLIB linker option.

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

The following example modifies the ImportLibrary 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 VCLinkerTool
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
        tool = cfg.Tools("VCLinkerTool")
        tool.ImportLibrary = "testing.lib"
    End Sub
End Module