HostObject Property
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Task.HostObject Property


Gets or sets the host object associated with the task.

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

Public Property HostObject As ITaskHost

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.Build.Framework.ITaskHost

The host object associated with the task. This value can be null.

If the host IDE has associated a host object with this particular task, then the build engine sets this property.

The host object is provided by HostServices. Visual Studio determines the host object via a system registry key. For more information, see IVsMSBuildHostObject.

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