VCLinkerTool.LargeAddressAware Property


Gets or sets a value to enable handling addresses larger than 2 GB.

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

addressAwarenessType LargeAddressAware { get; set; }

LargeAddressAware exposes the functionality of the /LARGEADDRESSAWARE (Handle Large Addresses) linker option.

Use the addressAwarenessType enumeration to set this property.

The following example modifies the LargeAddressAware 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.LargeAddressAware = addressAwarenessType.addrAwareNoLarge
  End Sub
End Module
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