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VersionControlServer.Destroy Method (ItemSpec, VersionSpec, VersionSpec, DestroyFlags)

Permanently deletes the subtree, starting at the specified item.

Namespace:  Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client
Assembly:  Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client (in Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client.dll)

public function Destroy(
	itemSpec : ItemSpec, 
	versionSpec : VersionSpec, 
	stopAt : VersionSpec, 
	flags : DestroyFlags
) : Item[]


Type: Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client.ItemSpec

The local or server path of an item that will be recursively destroyed.

Type: Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client.VersionSpec

The version of the item.

Type: Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client.VersionSpec

The version spec (not label or workspace) that influences keepHistory mode behavior.

Type: Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Common.DestroyFlags

The set of destroy flags that affects the Destroy: operation. KeepHistory: True to remove only the content of every version of a file up to but not including the changeset that is represented by stopAt. Force: True to asynchronously initialize content garbage collection. Preview: True to make sure that no database data will be deleted. Only a list of items that would have been destroyed is returned.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client.Item[]
The array of items that were destroyed.