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UseAlternateCommandLineToolToExecute Method

ManagedCompiler.UseAlternateCommandLineToolToExecute Method

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

If an alternate tool name or tool path was specified in the project file, then that tool is used rather than the host compiler for integrated development environment (IDE) builds.

MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework.You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0.

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

protected internal virtual bool UseAlternateCommandLineToolToExecute()

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
false if the host compiler should be used; otherwise, true.

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