AddItem Method (String, String, IEnumerable(KeyValuePair(String, String)))
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ProjectInstance.AddItem Method (String, String, IEnumerable<KeyValuePair<String, String>>)

Adds an item with the given metadata to the project.

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

public ProjectItemInstance AddItem(
	string itemType,
	string evaluatedInclude,
	IEnumerable<KeyValuePair<string, string>> metadata


Type: System.String
The item type of the item to be added.
Type: System.String
The evaluated Include attribute of the item.
Type: System.Collections.Generic.IEnumerable<KeyValuePair<String, String>>
The metadata of the item.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.Build.Execution.ProjectItemInstance
Return the new item.

We don't take a ProjectItemInstance to make sure we don't have one that's already in use by another ProjectInstance.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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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