Assembly Properties

The configuration of an assembly’s properties is done through the project properties in Visual Studio. Figure 25.4 shows the Application tab, which contains most of the relevant properties.

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FIGURE 25.4 Some assembly properties configurable in Visual Studio.

Most settings should be self-explanatory. In the Startup Object drop-down, you can select an entry point function if multiple candidates exist, which triggers the use of the /main flag on the command-line compiler. You can use the Resources section to configure the application icon and a manifest, which contains additional information about the executable as used by Windows ...

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