Window.Visible Window.Visible Window.Visible Window.Visible Window.Visible Property


Gets or sets the visibility of a window.

 property bool Visible { bool get(); void set(bool value); };
 property bool Visible { bool get(); void set(bool value); };
[get: System.Runtime.InteropServices.DispId(106)]
[set: System.Runtime.InteropServices.DispId(106)]
public bool Visible { get; set; }
member this.Visible : bool with get, set
Public Property Visible As Boolean

Property Value

true if the window is visible; otherwise, false.


Sub VisibleExample()  
   Dim Frame As Window  
   Dim w1 As Window = _  
   Dim w2 As Window = DTE.Windows.Item(Constants.vsWindowKindOutput)  
   ' Create a linked window frame and dock Solution Explorer   
   ' and the Ouput window together inside it.  
   Frame = DTE.Windows.CreateLinkedWindowFrame(w1, w2, _  
   MsgBox("Total number of windows in the linked window frame: " & _  
   ' View some window properties.  
   MsgBox("Window ObjectKind property value: " & Frame.ObjectKind)  
   MsgBox("Window Caption: " & Frame.Caption)  
   ' Resize the entire linked window frame.  
   Frame.Width = 500  
   Frame.Height = 600  
   Frame.Left = 100  
   Frame.Top = 100  
   Frame.Visible = True  
   MsgBox("Frame height, width, and position changed.")  
End Sub  


The Find/Replace utility does not search windows that are not visible in open documents, even if the document associated with the window is still open.

Applies to