BuildManager.GetProjectInstanceForBuild Method (Project)

 

Gets a matching ProjectInstance from the BuildManager cache of previously built projects.

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

public ProjectInstance GetProjectInstanceForBuild(
	Project project
)

Parameters

project
Type: Microsoft.Build.Evaluation.Project

The project for which an instance should be retrieved.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.Build.Execution.ProjectInstance

Returns a matching ProjectInstance from the BuildManager cache of previously built projects. If none exist, a new project instance will be created from the specified project.

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