ProvideMenuResourceAttribute.Register Method

Provides registration information about a VSPackage when called by an external registration tool such as regpkg.exe. For more information, see Registering VSPackages.

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


Public Overrides Sub Register ( _
    context As RegistrationAttribute..::..RegistrationContext _
public override void Register(
    RegistrationAttribute..::..RegistrationContext context
virtual void Register(
    RegistrationAttribute..::..RegistrationContext^ context
) override
abstract Register : 
        context:RegistrationAttribute..::..RegistrationContext -> unit 
override Register : 
        context:RegistrationAttribute..::..RegistrationContext -> unit 
public override function Register(
    context : RegistrationAttribute..::..RegistrationContext



VSPackages implementing the ProvideMenuResourceAttribute class do not need to call the Register method. Register is called by the registration tools.

Registry Entries

  • The following registry entries are created by the ProvideMenuResourceAttributeclass:

  • <VSROOT>\Menus\

  • <VSROOT>\Menus\{PackageGuid}=", ResourceID, Version"

.NET Framework Security

See Also


ProvideMenuResourceAttribute Class

Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell Namespace

Other Resources

Registering VSPackages