linkUACExecutionLevel Enumeration

Specifies whether User Account Control (UAC) information is embedded in the program manifest.

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


Public Enumeration linkUACExecutionLevel
public enum linkUACExecutionLevel
public enum class linkUACExecutionLevel
type linkUACExecutionLevel
public enum linkUACExecutionLevel


Member name Description
linkUACExecutionLevelAsInvoker The application will run with the same permissions as the process that started it. This value is equivalent to the asInvoker link option parameter.
linkUACExecutionLevelHighestAvailable The application will run with the highest permission level that it can. This value is equivalent to the highestAvailable link option parameter.
linkUACExecutionLevelRequireAdministrator The application will run with administrator permissions. This value is equivalent to the requireAdministrator link option parameter.


This enumeration corresponds to the /MANIFESTUAC (Embeds UAC information in manifest) linker option. For more information, see the _level parameter of the /MANIFESTUAC:level version of the linker option.

See Also


Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace