TaskItem.SetMetadata Method (String, String)


Sets or modifies the value of 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 void SetMetadata(
	string metadataName,
	string metadataValue


Type: System.String

The name of metadata to set or modify.

Type: System.String

The new value of metadata.

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