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Explicit Conversion (TaskItem to String)
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TaskItem Explicit Conversion (TaskItem to String)

Allows an explicit type cast from a TaskItem to a String, and returns the ItemSpec for that item.

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

public static explicit operator string (
	TaskItem taskItemToCast
)

Parameters

taskItemToCast
Type: Microsoft.Build.Utilities.TaskItem

The item to operate on.

Return Value

Type: System.String
The ItemSpec for the item.

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