VCProject.CanAddFile Method

Returns true if the specified file can be added to the current project or filter.

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


Function CanAddFile ( _
    File As String _
) As Boolean
bool CanAddFile(
    string File
bool CanAddFile(
    [InAttribute] String^ File
abstract CanAddFile : 
        File:string -> bool
function CanAddFile(
    File : String
) : boolean


  • File
    Type: System.String

    Required. The new file to be added. The full path must be unique in the project and valid. If you pass a relative path, it is assumed to be relative to the project directory.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the file can be added; otherwise, false.

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCProject Interface

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace