_DTE.Version Property

Gets the host application's version number.

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


ReadOnly Property Version As String
string Version { get; }
property String^ Version {
    String^ get ();
abstract Version : string
function get Version () : String

Property Value

Type: System.String
The host application's version number.


The returned string has the following format:

   D[D[.D[D]]][ (?+)]


  • The letter D represents a base-ten digit.

  • Literal characters include period (.), comma (,), and opening and closing parentheses.

  • A question mark (?) matches any character.

  • A plus sign (+) matches one or more occurrences of any character, in the above format description.

  • Brackets ([ ]) denote that the characters between the brackets are optional.

Note the space before the opening parenthesis.

An example result string:

   2.45 (debug version)


Sub VersionExample()
End Sub

.NET Framework Security

See Also


_DTE Interface

EnvDTE Namespace