ITaskItem.CloneCustomMetadata Method

Gets the collection of custom metadata.

Namespace: Microsoft.Build.Framework
Assembly: Microsoft.Build.Framework (in

IDictionary CloneCustomMetadata ()
IDictionary CloneCustomMetadata ()
function CloneCustomMetadata () : IDictionary
Not applicable.

Return Value

The collection of custom metadata.

  • Does not include built-in metadata.

  • This method should return a clone of the metadata.

  • Writing to this dictionary should not be reflected in the underlying item.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

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