VCProjectEngine.BuildLogging Property

 

Gets or sets a value indicating whether a log file will be created and populated with information about build activity.

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

bool BuildLogging { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if a log file will be created and populated with information about build activity; otherwise, false.

The BuildLogging property is on by default.

This property exposes functionality available from the VC++ Project Settings, Projects and Solutions, Options Dialog Box property page.

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 BuildLogging 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 As IVCCollection
        Dim cfg As VCConfiguration
        Dim ProjEng As VCProjectEngine
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        ProjEng = cfgs.VCProjectEngine
        MsgBox(ProjEng.BuildLogging)
        ProjEng.BuildLogging = False
        MsgBox(ProjEng.BuildLogging)
    End Sub
End Module
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