IVsCodeWindow.GetBuffer(IVsTextLines) IVsCodeWindow.GetBuffer(IVsTextLines) IVsCodeWindow.GetBuffer(IVsTextLines) Method


Returns the buffer used by all views in the code window.

public int GetBuffer (out Microsoft.VisualStudio.TextManager.Interop.IVsTextLines ppBuffer);
abstract member GetBuffer :  -> int
Public Function GetBuffer (ByRef ppBuffer As IVsTextLines) As Integer
IVsTextLines IVsTextLines IVsTextLines

[out] Pointer to the text buffer object (IVsTextLines interface).


If the method succeeds, it returns S_OK. If it fails, it returns an error code.


This method returns a pointer to the IVsTextLines interface representing the text buffer. If you access the text buffer through stream coordinates, rather than line and index coordinates, you can call QueryInterface from IVsTextLines to return a pointer to IVsTextStream.

COM Signature

From textmgr.idl:

HRESULT IVsCodeWindow::GetBuffer(  
   [out] IVsTextLines **ppBuffer  

Applies to