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TypeLibraryResourceID Property
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VCLinkerTool.TypeLibraryResourceID Property

Gets or sets a value that specifies the ID number to assign to the .tlb file in the compiled resources.

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

function get TypeLibraryResourceID () : int 
function set TypeLibraryResourceID (value : int)

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The ID number assigned to the .tlb file in the compiled resources.

TypeLibraryResourceID exposes the functionality of the /TLBID (Specify Resource ID for TypeLib) linker option.

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 TypeLibraryResourceID 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.TypeLibraryResourceID = 2
  End Sub
End Module

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