VCLinkerTool.EnableCOMDATFolding Property

Removes redundant COMDAT symbols from the linker output.

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


Property EnableCOMDATFolding As optFoldingType
optFoldingType EnableCOMDATFolding { get; set; }
property optFoldingType EnableCOMDATFolding {
    optFoldingType get ();
    void set (optFoldingType value);
abstract EnableCOMDATFolding : optFoldingType with get, set
function get EnableCOMDATFolding () : optFoldingType 
function set EnableCOMDATFolding (value : optFoldingType)

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine.optFoldingType
An optFoldingType enumeration.


EnableCOMDATFolding exposes the functionality of the /OPT (Optimizations) linker option.

Use the optFoldingType enumeration to set the value of this property.

See How to: Compile Example Code for Project Model Extensibility for information about how to compile and run this example.


The following example modifies the EnableCOMDATFolding property in the integrated development environment (IDE):

' add reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine
Imports EnvDTE
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine

Public Module Module1
  Sub Test()
    Dim prj As VCProject
    Dim cfgs, tools As IVCCollection
    Dim cfg As VCConfiguration
    Dim tool As VCLinkerTool
    prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
    cfgs = prj.Configurations
    cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
    tool = cfg.Tools("VCLinkerTool")
    tool.EnableCOMDATFolding = optFoldingType.optNoFolding
  End Sub
End Module

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCLinkerTool Interface

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace