ToolLocationHelper.GetPathToDotNetFrameworkReferenceAssemblies Method (TargetDotNetFrameworkVersion)


Returns the path to the reference assemblies location for the given framework version.

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

public static string GetPathToDotNetFrameworkReferenceAssemblies(
	TargetDotNetFrameworkVersion version


Type: Microsoft.Build.Utilities.TargetDotNetFrameworkVersion

Version of the targeted .NET Framework

Return Value

Type: System.String

Returns a string containing the fully qualified path to the Reference Assemblies folder, or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if the targeted version of the .NET Framework is not installed.

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