Tool Build Order Dialog Box

The Build Order dialog box allows you to specify the order in which Visual C++ build tools are run.

To access this dialog box, right-click your project in Solution Explorer, and then select the Build Order context menu item.


Specifies the build configuration for your project.


Specifies the target platform for your project.

Configuration Manager

Opens Configuration Manager dialog box. For more information, see Configuration Manager Dialog Box.

Build Order

Lists all build tools currently used by the Visual C++ Project System.


Moves the selected build event to the previous execution slot.


Moves the selected build event to the next execution slot.


Restores the default configuration for the order in which build tools are run.