VCCustomBuildTool.AdditionalDependencies Property

Gets or sets additional configuration-specific items to add to the link line, such as comdlg32.lib or kernel32.lib.

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


Property AdditionalDependencies As String
Dim instance As VCCustomBuildTool 
Dim value As String 

value = instance.AdditionalDependencies

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

Property Value

Type: System.String
Additional configuration-specific items to add to the link line.


See .lib Files as Linker Input for more information. See How to: Compile Example Code for Project Model Extensibility for information on how to compile and run this example.


The following example modifies the AdditionalDependencies property in the Input property page of the Linker folder in a project's Property Pages dialog box.

' 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 VCLinkerTool
        Dim oldDeps As String
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
        tool = cfg.Tools("VCLinkerTool")
        oldDeps = tool.AdditionalDependencies
        tool.AdditionalDependencies = oldDeps + " myfile.lib"
    End Sub
End Module

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCCustomBuildTool Interface

VCCustomBuildTool Members

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace