VCLinkerTool.TargetMachine Property

Gets or sets a value specifying the subsystem for the linker.

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


Property TargetMachine As machineTypeOption
Dim instance As VCLinkerTool 
Dim value As machineTypeOption 

value = instance.TargetMachine

instance.TargetMachine = value
machineTypeOption TargetMachine { get; set; }
property machineTypeOption TargetMachine {
    machineTypeOption get ();
    void set (machineTypeOption value);
function get TargetMachine () : machineTypeOption 
function set TargetMachine (value : machineTypeOption)

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine.machineTypeOption
A machineTypeOption enumeration.


TargetMachine exposes the functionality of the /MACHINE (Specify Target Platform) linker option.

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

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 TargetMachine 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.TargetMachine = machineTypeOption.machineNotSet
  End Sub
End Module

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCLinkerTool Interface

VCLinkerTool Members

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace