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VCMidlTool.TargetEnvironment Property 

Gets or sets the environment to target.

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

Property TargetEnvironment As midlTargetEnvironment
Dim instance As VCMidlTool
Dim value As midlTargetEnvironment

value = instance.TargetEnvironment

instance.TargetEnvironment = value
/** @property */
midlTargetEnvironment get_TargetEnvironment ()

/** @property */
void set_TargetEnvironment (/** @attribute InAttribute() */ midlTargetEnvironment optSetting)

function get TargetEnvironment () : midlTargetEnvironment

function set TargetEnvironment (optSetting : midlTargetEnvironment)

Property Value

A midlTargetEnvironment enumeration.

TargetEnvironment exposes the functionality of the /env MIDL option.

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

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

The following example modifies the TargetEnvironment 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 VCMidlTool
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
        tool = cfg.Tools("VCMIDLTool")
        tool.TargetEnvironment = midlTargetEnvironment.midlTargetWin64
    End Sub
End Module