Windows Windows Windows Windows Interface

Definition

The Windows collection contains all windows in the environment.

public interface class Windows : System::Collections::IEnumerable
[System.Runtime.InteropServices.Guid("2294311A-B7BC-4789-B365-1C15FF2CD17C")]
[System.Runtime.InteropServices.TypeLibType(4160)]
public interface Windows : System.Collections.IEnumerable
type Windows = interface
    interface IEnumerable
Public Interface Windows
Implements IEnumerable
Derived
Attributes
Implements

Examples

Sub LinkedWindowsExample()  
   Dim Frame As Window  
   Dim w1 As Window = DTE.Windows.Item(Constants.vsWindowKindSolutionExplorer)  
   Dim w2 As Window = DTE.Windows.Item(Constants.vsWindowKindOutput)  
   Dim w3 As Window = DTE.Windows.Item(Constants.vsWindowKindCommandWindow)  

   ' Create a linked window frame and dock Solution Explorer   
   ' and the Ouput window together inside it.  
   Frame = DTE.Windows.CreateLinkedWindowFrame(w1, w2, vsLinkedWindowType.vsLinkedWindowTypeDocked)  
   MsgBox("Total number of windows in the linked window frame: " & Frame.LinkedWindows.Count)  

    ' Add another tool window, the Command window, to the frame with   
    ' the other two.  
   Frame.LinkedWindows.Add(w3)  
   MsgBox("Total number of windows in the linked window frame: " & Frame.LinkedWindows.Count)  

   ' Resize the entire linked window frame.  
   Frame.Width = 500  
   Frame.Height = 600  
   MsgBox("Frame height and width changed. Now changing Command window height.")  

   ' Resize the height of the Command window.  
   Frame.LinkedWindows.Item(3).Height = 800  
   MsgBox("Now undocking the Command window from the frame.")  

   ' Undock the Command window from the frame.  
   Frame.LinkedWindows.Remove(w3)  
End Sub  

Properties

Count Count Count Count

Gets a value indicating the number of objects in the Windows collection.

DTE DTE DTE DTE

Gets the top-level extensibility object.

Parent Parent Parent Parent

Gets the immediate parent object of a Windows collection.

Methods

CreateLinkedWindowFrame(Window, Window, vsLinkedWindowType) CreateLinkedWindowFrame(Window, Window, vsLinkedWindowType) CreateLinkedWindowFrame(Window, Window, vsLinkedWindowType) CreateLinkedWindowFrame(Window, Window, vsLinkedWindowType)

Creates a Window object and places two windows in it.

CreateToolWindow(AddIn, String, String, String, Object) CreateToolWindow(AddIn, String, String, String, Object) CreateToolWindow(AddIn, String, String, String, Object) CreateToolWindow(AddIn, String, String, String, Object)

Creates a new tool window containing the specified Document object or ActiveX control.

GetEnumerator() GetEnumerator() GetEnumerator() GetEnumerator()

Returns an enumeration for items in a collection.

Item(Object) Item(Object) Item(Object) Item(Object)

Returns a Window object in a Windows collection.

Applies to