ProjectTargetElement Class

Represents a Target Element (MSBuild) in an MSBuild project.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Build.Construction
Assembly:  Microsoft.Build (in Microsoft.Build.dll)

public class ProjectTargetElement : ProjectElementContainer

The ProjectTargetElement type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public propertyAfterTargetsGets or sets the AfterTargets attribute value.
Public propertyAfterTargetsLocationLocation of the AfterTargets attribute
Public propertyAllChildrenGets a recursive depth-first enumerator over all child elements. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public propertyAllParentsAll parent elements of this element, going up to the ProjectRootElement. None if this is a ProjectRootElement. None if this has not been attached to a parent yet. (Inherited from ProjectElement.)
Public propertyBeforeTargetsGets or sets the BeforeTargets attribute value.
Public propertyBeforeTargetsLocationLocation of the BeforeTargets attribute
Public propertyChildrenGets all child elements. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public propertyChildrenReversedGets all child elements, starting from the last child. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public propertyConditionGets or sets the Condition value. It will return empty string IFF a condition attribute is legal but it’s not present or has no value. It will return null IFF a Condition attribute is illegal on that element. Removes the attribute if the value to set is empty. It is possible for derived classes to throw an InvalidOperationException if setting the condition is not applicable for those elements. (Inherited from ProjectElement.)
Public propertyConditionLocationLocation of the "Condition" attribute on this element, if any. If there is no such attribute, returns null. (Inherited from ProjectElement.)
Public propertyContainingProjectProjectRootElement (possibly imported) that contains this Xml. Cannot be null. (Inherited from ProjectElement.)
Public propertyCountGets the number of child elements. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public propertyDependsOnTargetsGets or sets the DependsOnTargets attribute value. Returns empty string if it is not present. Removes the attribute if the value to set is empty.
Public propertyDependsOnTargetsLocationLocation of the DependsOnTargets attribute
Public propertyFirstChildGets the first child element. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public propertyInputsGets or sets the Inputs attribute value. Returns empty string if it is not present. Removes the attribute if the value to set is empty.
Public propertyInputsLocationLocation of the Inputs attribute
Public propertyItemGroupsGets all child item groups
Public propertyKeepDuplicateOutputsGets or sets the TrimDuplicateOutputs attribute value.
Public propertyKeepDuplicateOutputsLocationLocation of the TrimDuplicateOutputs attribute
Public propertyLabelGets or sets the Label value. Returns empty string if it is not present. Removes the attribute if the value to set is empty. (Inherited from ProjectElement.)
Public propertyLabelLocationLocation of the "Label" attribute on this element, if any. If there is no such attribute, returns null; (Inherited from ProjectElement.)
Public propertyLastChildGets the last child element. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public propertyLocationLocation of the corresponding Xml element. May not be correct if file is not saved, or file has been edited since it was last saved. In the case of an unsaved edit, the location only contains the path to the file that the element originates from. (Inherited from ProjectElement.)
Public propertyNameGets and sets the name of the this target.
Public propertyNameLocationLocation of the Name attribute
Public propertyNextSiblingNext sibling element. May be null. (Inherited from ProjectElement.)
Public propertyOnErrorsGet all child OnError Element (MSBuild).
Public propertyOutputsGets or sets the Outputs attribute value. Returns empty string if it is not present. Removes the attribute if the value to set is empty.
Public propertyOutputsLocationLocation of the Outputs attribute
Public propertyParentNull if this is a ProjectRootElement. Null if this has not been attached to a parent yet. (Inherited from ProjectElement.)
Public propertyPreviousSiblingPrevious sibling element. May be null. (Inherited from ProjectElement.)
Public propertyPropertyGroupsGets all child property groups.
Public propertyReturnsGets or sets the Returns attribute value.
Public propertyReturnsLocationLocation of the Returns attribute
Public propertyTasksGets all child tasks.
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  NameDescription
Public methodAddItemGroupAdds an item group after the last child.
Public methodAddPropertyGroupAdds a property group after the last child.
Public methodAddTaskAdds a task to this target after any existing task.
Public methodAppendChildAppends the child element as the last child of this project container. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodInsertAfterChildInserts the child element after the reference element. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public methodInsertBeforeChildInserts the child element before the reference element. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodPrependChildPrepends the child element as the first child of this project container. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public methodRemoveAllChildrenRemoves all the children, if any, from this project container. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public methodRemoveChildRemoves a child element from this project container. (Inherited from ProjectElementContainer.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
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.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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