Configure Visual Studio to recognize the appropriate RM/COBOL file extensions as copybooks in
Tools menu, select
The Options dialog box appears.
In the left-hand pane, select
The Advanced settings appear in the right-hand pane.
For the list of values of the
Copybook Extensions option, append
,.prc,.ws to the end of the list, then click
Files with the extension
.ws are now recognized as copybooks for all projects in Visual Studio.
Note: If the COPY statements in your source code reference any of these files without specifying the extension, you should also
COPYEXT"prc,ws" Compiler directive in your project.