Package.IVsToolWindowFactory.CreateToolWindow Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Creates a tool window of the specified type with the specified ID.

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


Private Function CreateToolWindow ( _
    ByRef toolWindowType As Guid, _
    id As UInteger _
) As Integer Implements IVsToolWindowFactory.CreateToolWindow
int IVsToolWindowFactory.CreateToolWindow(
    ref Guid toolWindowType,
    uint id
virtual int CreateToolWindow(
    Guid% toolWindowType, 
    unsigned int id
) sealed = IVsToolWindowFactory::CreateToolWindow
private abstract CreateToolWindow : 
        toolWindowType:Guid byref * 
        id:uint32 -> int 
private override CreateToolWindow : 
        toolWindowType:Guid byref * 
        id:uint32 -> int 
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  • toolWindowType
    Type: System.Guid%
    Type of the window to be created.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
If the method succeeds, it returns S_OK. If it fails, it returns an error code.


IVsToolWindowFactory.CreateToolWindow(Guid%, UInt32)

.NET Framework Security

See Also


Package Class

Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell Namespace