Window.Collection Window.Collection Window.Collection Window.Collection Property

Definition

Gets the collection containing the Window object supporting this property.

public:
 property EnvDTE::Windows ^ Collection { EnvDTE::Windows ^ get(); };
[System.Runtime.InteropServices.DispId(2)]
[get: System.Runtime.InteropServices.DispId(2)]
public EnvDTE.Windows Collection { get; }
member this.Collection : EnvDTE.Windows
Public ReadOnly Property Collection As Windows

Property Value

Examples

Public Sub CodeExample(ByVal dte As DTE2)   
    Try  
        ' Before running, create a text file named   
        ' "TextFile1.txt", include it in your solution,  
        ' and make it the active window  
        Dim win As Window  
        Dim doc As Document  
        If dte.Documents.Count > 0 Then  
            doc = dte.Documents.Item("TextFile1.txt")  
            win = doc.ActiveWindow  
            ' Show the name of the project that contains this window and document.  
            MessageBox.Show(win.Project.Name)  
            win.Activate() ' Activate the window  
            ' Show the name of the current ProjectItem in the window.  
            MessageBox.Show(win.ProjectItem.Name)  
            ' How many other windows are available?  
            Dim w As String = "Windows:" + vbCrLf  
            Dim wi As Window  
            For Each wi In  win.Collection  
                w = w + wi.Caption + vbCrLf  
            Next wi  
            MessageBox.Show(w)  
            ' Determine that the document returned by the document   
            ' property is the same as the document object 'doc'.  
            If win.Document Is doc Then  
                MessageBox.Show("The documents match!")  
            Else  
                MessageBox.Show("The documents do not match!")  
            End If  
            ' Close the window.  
            win.Close(vsSaveChanges.vsSaveChangesNo)  
        End If  
    Catch ex As Exception  
        MessageBox.Show(ex.Message)  
    End Try  
End Sub  
public void CodeExample(DTE2 dte)  
{     
    try  
    {   // Before running, create a text file named   
        // "TextFile1.txt", include it in your solution,  
        // and make it the active window.  
        Window win;  
        Document doc;  
        if (dte.Documents.Count > 0)  
        {  
            doc = dte.Documents.Item("TextFile1.txt");  
            win = doc.ActiveWindow;  
            // Show the name of the project that contains this window and document.  
            MessageBox.Show(win.Project.Name);    
            win.Activate(); // Activate the window  
            // Show the name of the current ProjectItem in the window.  
            MessageBox.Show(win.ProjectItem.Name);  
            // How many other windows are available?  
            string w = "Windows:\n";  
            foreach (Window wi in win.Collection)  
            {  
                w = w + wi.Caption + "\n";  
            }  
            MessageBox.Show(w);  
            // Determine that the document returned by the document   
            // property is the same as the document object 'doc'.  
            if (win.Document.Equals(doc))  
                MessageBox.Show("The documents match!");  
            else MessageBox.Show("The documents do not match!");  
            // Close the window.  
            win.Close(vsSaveChanges.vsSaveChangesNo);  
        }  
    }  
    catch(Exception ex)  
    {  
        MessageBox.Show(ex.Message);  
    }  
}  

Applies to