NMake Property Page

The NMake property page lets you specify build settings for NMake projects. (NMAKE is the Microsoft implementation of Make.)

For more information about NMake projects, see Creating a Makefile Project. For non-Windows MakeFile projects, see MakeFile Project Properties (Linux C++), General Project Properties (Android C++ Makefile) or NMake Properties (Android C++).

The NMake property page contains the following properties.

UIElement List

  • Build Command Line

    Specifies the command to be run when Build is clicked on the Build menu.

  • Rebuild All Command Line

    Specifies the command to be run when Rebuild All is clicked on the Build menu.

  • Clean Command Line

    Specifies the command to be run when Clean is clicked on the Build menu.

  • Output

    Specifies the name of the file that will contain the output for the command line. By default, this file name is based on the project name.

  • Preprocessor Definitions

    Specifies any preprocessor definitions that the source files use. The default value is determined by the current platform and configuration.

  • Include Search Path

    Specifies the directories where the compiler searches for include files.

  • Forced Includes

    Specifies files that the preprocessor automatically processes even if they are not included in the project files.

  • Assembly Search Path

    Specifies the directories where the .NET Framework searches when it trys to resolve .NET assemblies.

  • Forced Using Assemblies

    Specifies assemblies that the .NET Framework automatically processes.

  • Additional Options

    Specifies any additional compiler switches for IntelliSense to use when it parses C++ files.

For information about how to access the NMake property page, see Set C++ compiler and build properties in Visual Studio.

For information about how to programmatically access members of this object, see VCNMakeTool.

See also

C++ project property page reference