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Help with Conditional Compiling

I have inherited some code from someone else and it uses #if, #else and #endif structures for conditional compiling.  For example, in the AssemblyInfo there is the attached code.  My problem is that I cannot find a reference to the keyword TRIAL anywhere.  How do I tell the IDE that I want to compile the TRIAL version.

Thanks


#if TRIAL
[assembly: AssemblyTitle("Product Name v1.0 - Trial")]
#else
[assembly: AssemblyTitle("Product Name v1.0")]
#endif

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nicksbell
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alb66Commented:
From Project|Properties (look at constant.jpg)

See also "A guide to conditional compilation" at
http://www.builderau.com.au/program/dotnet/soa/A-guide-to-conditional-compilation/0,339028399,339243600,00.htm

constant.JPG
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andrewjbCommented:
Project properties / Build / General : "Conditional compilation symbols"
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nicksbellAuthor Commented:
Strictly speaking andrewjb had the correct answer because I am using VS2008 but I didn't specify that so alb66 is correct too for previous versions.  Hope you don't mind if I split the points.
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