VCProjectEngine.Evaluate Method

Evaluates the value of a project model or environment macro.

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


Function Evaluate ( _
    In As String _
) As String
string Evaluate(
    string In
String^ Evaluate(
    [InAttribute] String^ In
abstract Evaluate : 
        In:string -> string
function Evaluate(
    In : String
) : String


Return Value

Type: System.String
A string with the expanded macro.


If the string you want to evaluate contains no macros, then you get exactly the same string back. See Macros for Build Commands and Properties for more information about these macros.

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCProjectEngine Interface

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace