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Engine Constructor (String)

Engine Constructor (String)

Note: This API is now obsolete.

Initializes a new instance of the Engine class that has the specified BinPath.

MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Build.BuildEngine
Assembly:  Microsoft.Build.Engine (in Microsoft.Build.Engine.dll)

[ObsoleteAttribute("If you were simply passing in the .NET Framework location as the BinPath, just change to the parameterless Engine() constructor. Otherwise, you can define custom toolsets in the registry or config file, or by adding elements to the Engine's ToolsetCollection. Then use either the Engine() or Engine(ToolsetLocations) constructor instead.")]
public Engine(
	string binPath


Type: System.String

The path to MSBuild.exe.

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