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Identity Property

VCAssemblyReference.Identity Property

Gets the identity of the referenced assembly.

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

string Identity { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string representing the identity of the referenced assembly.

See How to: Compile Example Code for Project Model Extensibility for information about how to compile and run this sample.

The following example code lists the value of the Identity property of the assembly reference:

' Add a reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine and have a 
' Visual C++ project loaded before running this example.
Imports EnvDTE
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine

Public Module Module1
    Sub Test()
        Dim prj As VCProject
        Dim vcar As VCAssemblyReference
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        vcar = prj.VCReferences.item(1) 
        MsgBox("Identity: " & vcar.Identity)
    End Sub
End Module

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