VCCLCompilerTool.ForcedUsingFiles Property


Forces the use of a file name as if it had been passed to the #using Directive directive. ForcedUsingFiles exposes the functionality of the compiler's /FU (Name Forced #using File) option.

 property System::String ^ ForcedUsingFiles { System::String ^ get(); void set(System::String ^ value); };
 property Platform::String ^ ForcedUsingFiles { Platform::String ^ get(); void set(Platform::String ^ value); };
[get: System.Runtime.InteropServices.DispId(85)]
[set: System.Runtime.InteropServices.DispId(85)]
public string ForcedUsingFiles { get; set; }
member this.ForcedUsingFiles : string with get, set
Public Property ForcedUsingFiles As String

Property Value

The metadata file to reference in this compilation.



See How to: Compile Example Code for Project Model Extensibility for information about how to compile and run this example.

The following example modifies the ForcedUsingFiles property in the integrated development environment (IDE):

' add reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine.  
Imports EnvDTE  
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine  
Public Module Module1  
    Sub Test()  
        Dim prj As VCProject  
        Dim cfgs, tools As IVCCollection  
        Dim cfg As VCConfiguration  
        Dim tool As VCCLCompilerTool  
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object  
        cfgs = prj.Configurations  
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)  
        tool = cfg.Tools("VCCLCompilerTool")  
        tool.ForcedIncludeFiles = "myfile.dll"  
    End Sub  
End Module  

Applies to