VCLinkerTool.SupportUnloadOfDelayLoadedDLL Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether explicit unloading of the delayed load DLLs is allowed.

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


Property SupportUnloadOfDelayLoadedDLL As Boolean
bool SupportUnloadOfDelayLoadedDLL { get; set; }
property bool SupportUnloadOfDelayLoadedDLL {
    bool get ();
    void set (bool value);
abstract SupportUnloadOfDelayLoadedDLL : bool with get, set
function get SupportUnloadOfDelayLoadedDLL () : boolean
function set SupportUnloadOfDelayLoadedDLL (value : boolean)

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if explicit unloading of the delayed load DLLs is allowed; otherwise, false.


SupportUnloadOfDelayLoadedDLL exposes the functionality of the /DELAY (Delay Load Import Settings) linker option.

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 SupportUnloadOfDelayLoadedDLL 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.SupportUnloadOfDelayLoadedDLL = True
  End Sub
End Module

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCLinkerTool Interface

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace