ITaskItem.SetMetadata Method

Adds or changes a custom metadata entry to the item.

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

void SetMetadata(
	string metadataName,
	string metadataValue
)

Parameters

metadataName
Type: System.String

The name of the metadata entry.

metadataValue
Type: System.String

The value of the metadata entry.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

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.

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