MZ-Tools Articles Series: HOWTO: Get an EnvDTE.DTE instance from a Visual Studio package

July 18, 2013

Two extension approaches (add-in, packages), two APIs (automation model, services)… and four combinations: It happens that add-ins not only can use its more natural API (the EnvDTE automation model), but can also use services provided by the Visual Studio shell and packages. The EnvDTE automation model doesn’t provide a direct way to get a service […]