VCLinkerTool.IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries Property

Gets or sets a value indicating to the linker or librarian to ignore all default libraries.

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


Property IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries As Boolean
Dim instance As VCLinkerTool 
Dim value As Boolean 

value = instance.IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries

instance.IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries = value
bool IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries { get; set; }
property bool IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries {
    bool get ();
    void set (bool value);
function get IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries () : boolean 
function set IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries (value : boolean)

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the linker or librarian is to ignore all default libraries; otherwise, false.


IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries exposes the functionality of the /NODEFAULTLIB (Ignore Libraries) linker option and the Managing a Library LIB option.

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 IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries linker 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 VCLinkerTool
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
        tool = cfg.Tools("VCLinkerTool")
        tool.IgnoreAllDefaultLibraries = True
    End Sub
End Module

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCLinkerTool Interface

VCLinkerTool Members

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace