VCCodeVariable.StartPointOf Property

Returns the start point of the object.

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


ReadOnly Property StartPointOf ( _
    Part As vsCMPart, _
    Where As vsCMWhere _
) As TextPoint
TextPoint this[
    vsCMPart Part,
    vsCMWhere Where
] { get; }
property TextPoint^ StartPointOf[[InAttribute] vsCMPart Part, [InAttribute] vsCMWhere Where] {
    TextPoint^ get ([InAttribute] vsCMPart Part, [InAttribute] vsCMWhere Where);
abstract StartPointOf : 
        Part:vsCMPart * 
        Where:vsCMWhere -> TextPoint with get
JScript does not support indexed properties.


  • Part
    Type: EnvDTE.vsCMPart

    Required. A vsCMPart value specifying which part of the definition or the declaration to use (attributes block, body, and so on).

Property Value

Type: EnvDTE.TextPoint
A TextPoint object.


See How to: Compile Example Code for Visual C++ Code Model Extensibility for information on how to compile and run this sample.


This example adds a comment at the beginning of a code element declaration.

Sub AddCommentAtBeginning()
    Dim vcElement As VCCodeElement
    Dim vcElements As VCCodeElements
    Dim textPoint As TextPoint
    vcElements = DTE.Solution.Item(1).CodeModel.Classes
    vcElement = vcElements.Item(1)
    textPoint = vcElement.StartPointOf(vsCMPart.vsCMPartWhole)
End Sub

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See Also


VCCodeVariable Interface

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCCodeModel Namespace