VCFile Interface

The VCFile object describes the operations that can take place on a file in the active project.

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


<GuidAttribute("66B46D9E-4EBC-41BD-AD18-B831C6249E80")> _
Public Interface VCFile _
    Inherits VCProjectItem
public interface VCFile : VCProjectItem
public interface class VCFile : VCProjectItem
type VCFile =  
        interface VCProjectItem 
public interface VCFile extends VCProjectItem

The VCFile type exposes the following members.


Name Description
Public property CustomTool Infrastructure. Microsoft Internal Use Only.
Public property DeploymentContent Gets or sets a value indicating the deployment status of the selected file. DeploymentContent is used when a deployment project is part of the solution.
Public property Extension Gets the extension of a file.
Public property FileConfigurations The list of configurations on the selected file.
Public property FileType Gets or sets the type of file.
Public property FullPath Gets the full path of the project file. This property is read-only.
Public property ItemName Gets the name of the current item in the collection.
Public property Items Gets the collection of files and top-level folders in a project or the collection of files and folders in a folder.
Public property ItemType Gets or sets the MSBuild item type.
Public property Kind Gets an enumeration indicating the type of object.
Public property Name Gets or sets the name of the object.
Public property Object Provides a reference between the Visual Studio object model and the Visual C++ object model.
Public property Parent Gets the immediate parent object.
Public property project Gets the VCProject associated with the object.
Public property RelativePath Gets or sets the relative path to the file. This path must be relative to the project directory and can contain macros.
Public property SubType Gets or sets the file's subtype as understood by the designers.
Public property UnexpandedRelativePath Gets the relative path before a macro expansion.
Public property VCProjectEngine Gets a pointer to the project engine.



Name Description
Public method AddFile Adds a file to the current project or folder.
Public method CanAddFile Returns true if the specified file can be added to the current project or filter.
Public method CanMove Returns true if a file can be moved to the specified location.
Public method MatchName Matches a specified name to the name of a collection item.
Public method Move Moves a file or folder into the top level of the project or a new folder.
Public method Remove Removes the specified project from the solution.
Public method RemoveFile Removes a file from the current project or folder.


See Also


Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace