Package.GetOutputPane Method

Gets the requested output window.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.10.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.10.0.dll)


Public Function GetOutputPane ( _
    page As Guid, _
    caption As String _
) As IVsOutputWindowPane
public IVsOutputWindowPane GetOutputPane(
    Guid page,
    string caption
IVsOutputWindowPane^ GetOutputPane(
    Guid page, 
    String^ caption
member GetOutputPane : 
        page:Guid * 
        caption:string -> IVsOutputWindowPane 
public function GetOutputPane(
    page : Guid, 
    caption : String
) : IVsOutputWindowPane


  • page
    Type: System.Guid
    The GUID corresponding to the pane. (See VSConstants class for the GUIDs which correspond to output panes.)
  • caption
    Type: System.String
    The caption to create if the pane does not exist.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.Interop.IVsOutputWindowPane
The IVsOutputWindowPane interface. Returns nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) in case of failure.


The GetOutputPane method returns the requested output window pane. This method creates the pane if one does not exist.

.NET Framework Security

See Also


Package Class

Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell Namespace