FromAssemblyName Method
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AssemblyIdentity.FromAssemblyName Method (String)


Parses string to obtain an assembly identity. Returns null if identity could not be obtained.

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Namespace:   Microsoft.Build.Tasks.Deployment.ManifestUtilities
Assembly:  Microsoft.Build.Tasks.Core (in Microsoft.Build.Tasks.Core.dll)

public static AssemblyIdentity FromAssemblyName(
	string assemblyName


Type: System.String

The full name of the assembly, also known as the display name.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.Build.Tasks.Deployment.ManifestUtilities.AssemblyIdentity

The resulting assembly identity.

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