VCProjectConfigurationProperties.CharacterSet Property

Tells the compiler to use the specified character set.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProject
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProject (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProject.dll)


Property CharacterSet As charSet
Dim instance As VCProjectConfigurationProperties 
Dim value As charSet 

value = instance.CharacterSet

instance.CharacterSet = value
charSet CharacterSet { get; set; }
property charSet CharacterSet {
    charSet get ();
    void set (charSet value);
function get CharacterSet () : charSet 
function set CharacterSet (value : charSet)

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProject.charSet
A charSet enumeration.


Use the charSet enumeration to change the value of this property.

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


[Visual Basic]

The following example code modifies the VCConfiguration object's CharacterSet property in the development environment:

' add reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine
Imports EnvDTE
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine

Public Module Module1
    Sub Test()
        Dim prj As VCProject
        Dim cfgs As IVCCollection
        Dim cfg As VCConfiguration
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
        cfg.CharacterSet = charSet.charSetUnicode
    End Sub
End Module

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCProjectConfigurationProperties Interface

VCProjectConfigurationProperties Members

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProject Namespace