ProjectInstance Constructor (String, IDictionary<String, String>, String, ProjectCollection)


Creates a new project instance and initializes it from the given project file, using the given global properties, tools version, and project collection.

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

public ProjectInstance(
	string projectFile,
	IDictionary<stringstring> globalProperties,
	string toolsVersion,
	ProjectCollection projectCollection


Type: System.String

The name of the project file.

Type: System.Collections.Generic.IDictionary<StringString>

The global properties to use. May be null.

Type: System.String

The tools version. May be null.

Type: Microsoft.Build.Evaluation.ProjectCollection

Project collection

No intermediate Project object is created. This is useful if a project is going to be built, but not displayed or edited.

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