VCProjectConfigurationProperties.WorkingDirectory Property

The debugger's working directory. The default location is the directory containing the .vcproj file.

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


Property WorkingDirectory As String
Dim instance As VCProjectConfigurationProperties 
Dim value As String 

value = instance.WorkingDirectory

instance.WorkingDirectory = value
string WorkingDirectory { get; set; }
property String^ WorkingDirectory {
    String^ get ();
    void set (String^ value);
function get WorkingDirectory () : String 
function set WorkingDirectory (value : String)

Property Value

Type: System.String
The debugger's working directory.


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 WorkingDirectory property in the development environment:

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

Public Module Module1
    Sub Test()
        Dim mystring As String
        Dim prj As VCProject
        Dim cfgs, tools As IVCCollection
        Dim cfg As VCConfiguration
        Dim tool As VCDebugSettings
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
        tool = cfg.DebugSettings
        tool.WorkingDirectory = "c:\"
    End Sub
End Module

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCProjectConfigurationProperties Interface

VCProjectConfigurationProperties Members

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProject Namespace