VsShellUtilities.IsVisualStudioInDesignMode Method

Determines whether Visual Studio is in design mode (as opposed to run mode or debug mode).

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.11.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.11.0.dll)

Syntax

'Declaration
Public Shared Function IsVisualStudioInDesignMode ( _
    serviceProvider As IServiceProvider _
) As Boolean
public static bool IsVisualStudioInDesignMode(
    IServiceProvider serviceProvider
)
public:
static bool IsVisualStudioInDesignMode(
    IServiceProvider^ serviceProvider
)
static member IsVisualStudioInDesignMode : 
        serviceProvider:IServiceProvider -> bool
public static function IsVisualStudioInDesignMode(
    serviceProvider : IServiceProvider
) : boolean

Parameters

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if Visual Studio is in design mode; otherwise, false.

.NET Framework Security

See Also

Reference

VsShellUtilities Class

Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell Namespace