VCResourceCompilerTool.Culture Property

Gets or sets the culture (such as English or Spanish) that is used in the resources.

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


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

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine.enumResourceLangID
A enumResourceLangID value.


Culture exposes the functionality of the resource compiler's /l option.


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 Culture property in the integrated development environment (IDE):

' Add a reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine and have a 
' Visual C++ project loaded before running this example.
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 VCResourceCompilerTool
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object
        cfgs = prj.Configurations
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)
        tool = cfg.Tools("VCResourceCompilerTool")
        tool.Culture = enumResourceLangID.rcArabicEgypt
    End Sub
End Module

.NET Framework Security

See Also


VCResourceCompilerTool Interface

Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine Namespace