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

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

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

public ProjectInstance(
	ProjectRootElement xml,
	IDictionary<string, string> globalProperties,
	string toolsVersion,
	ProjectCollection projectCollection


Type: Microsoft.Build.Construction.ProjectRootElement
The project root element
Type: System.Collections.Generic.IDictionary<String, String>
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.

.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.