VCMidlTool.TargetEnvironment Property

Gets or sets the environment to target.

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


Property TargetEnvironment As midlTargetEnvironment
Dim instance As VCMidlTool 
Dim value As midlTargetEnvironment 

value = instance.TargetEnvironment

instance.TargetEnvironment = value
midlTargetEnvironment TargetEnvironment { get; set; }
property midlTargetEnvironment TargetEnvironment {
    midlTargetEnvironment get ();
    void set (midlTargetEnvironment value);
function get TargetEnvironment () : midlTargetEnvironment 
function set TargetEnvironment (value : midlTargetEnvironment)

Property Value

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


TargetEnvironment exposes the functionality of the /env MIDL option.

Use the midlTargetEnvironment 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 TargetEnvironment 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 VCMidlTool
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
        tool = cfg.Tools("VCMIDLTool")
        tool.TargetEnvironment = midlTargetEnvironment.midlTargetWin64
    End Sub
End Module

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCMidlTool Interface

VCMidlTool Members

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace