ToolLocationHelper.GetPlatformSDKLocation Method (String, String)


Given a target platform identifier and a target platform version, search the default SDK locations for the platform SDK for that target platform.

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

public static string GetPlatformSDKLocation(
	string targetPlatformIdentifier,
	string targetPlatformVersion


Type: System.String

The targeted platform for which to find SDKs.

Type: System.String

Targeted platform version for which to find SDKs.

Return Value

Type: System.String

Returns the location of the SDK if it is found, otherwise, returns an empty string if the SDK could not be found.

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