ToolLocationHelper.GetDisplayNameForTargetFrameworkDirectory Method (String, FrameworkName)


Creates a display name given the target framework details.

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Namespace:   Microsoft.Build.Utilities
Assembly:  Microsoft.Build.Utilities.Core (in Microsoft.Build.Utilities.Core.dll)

public static string GetDisplayNameForTargetFrameworkDirectory(
	string targetFrameworkDirectory,
	FrameworkName frameworkName


Type: System.String

The target framework directory.

Type: System.Runtime.Versioning.FrameworkName

The framework name.

Return Value

Type: System.String

Returns a display name given the target framework details.

This is the equivalent of the target framework moniker, but for display.

If one cannot be found from the redist list file, a synthesized one is returned, so there is always a display name.

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