SetTargetType Method

ICscHostObject.SetTargetType Method (String)


Specifies the file format of the output file.

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

bool SetTargetType(
	string targetType


Type: System.String

The file format of the output file. This value can be library, exe, module, or winexe.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the method was successful; otherwise, false.

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