GenerateManifestBase.AddFileFromItem Method (ITaskItem)


This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Adds a file reference to the manifest, based on the specified item.

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

protected internal FileReference AddFileFromItem(
	ITaskItem item


Type: Microsoft.Build.Framework.ITaskItem

The item from which to create the file reference to add to the manifest.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.Build.Tasks.Deployment.ManifestUtilities.FileReference

The file reference that was added to the manifest.

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