TaskItem.GetMetadata Method (String)


Retrieves the specified metadata on the item.

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

public string GetMetadata(
	string metadataName


Type: System.String

The name of the metadata to retrieve.

Return Value

Type: System.String

A String that represents the metadata value.

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