Solution2.Extender Property

Gets the requested Extender object if it is available for this object.

Namespace:  EnvDTE80
Assembly:  EnvDTE80 (in EnvDTE80.dll)


ReadOnly Property Extender ( _
    ExtenderName As String _
) As Object
Object this[
    string ExtenderName
] { get; }
property Object^ Extender[[InAttribute] String^ ExtenderName] {
    Object^ get ([InAttribute] String^ ExtenderName);
abstract Extender : Object
JScript does not support indexed properties.


  • ExtenderName
    Type: System.String
    Required. The name of the Extender to return.

Property Value

Type: System.Object
An Extender object.




This property returns Nothing or nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if no Extender object is available.

The CATID used for obtaining the Extender is given by the object's ExtenderCATID property.


For information on how to run this add-in code, see How to: Compile and Run the Automation Object Model Code Examples.

The following example finds and displays the Solution Extender sample.

Sub ExtenderExample()
   ' You should have built and installed the Solution Extender
   ' sample in the Visual Studio Automation Samples directory for 
   ' this to work correctly.
   Dim extender As Object
   extender = DTE.Solution.Extender("SolutionMisc")
End Sub

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See Also


Solution2 Interface

EnvDTE80 Namespace

Other Resources

Implementing and Using Automation Extenders