AssemblyIdentity.FromAssemblyName Method

Parses string to obtain an assembly identity. Returns null if identity could not be obtained.

Namespace: Microsoft.Build.Tasks.Deployment.ManifestUtilities
Assembly: Microsoft.Build.Tasks (in

public static AssemblyIdentity FromAssemblyName (
	string assemblyName
public static AssemblyIdentity FromAssemblyName (
	String assemblyName
public static function FromAssemblyName (
	assemblyName : String
) : AssemblyIdentity
Not applicable.



The full name of the assembly, also known as the display name.

Return Value

The resulting assembly identity.

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