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Dave Chestnutt: SparklingCode and CodeGaffes Writing better code; for fun and profit May 2006 Entries
Gotcha! Visual Studio Pre/Post-Build Events
Visual Studio has a nifty feature called Pre-Build and Post-Build events. These are used to include extra DOS commands before or after the build. But there's a gotcha! And it will bite you when you least expect it. In Visual Studio, there is NO ERROR CHECKING except at the end of an event. Any errors that happen prior to the final step are lost. Keep reading to see a workaround. Setting Build Events Build Events are accessed by right-clicking on a Project in the solution explorer and choosing "Build ......

Posted On Tuesday, May 30, 2006 11:23 AM

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