GenerateBootstrapper Class

 

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Implements the GenerateBootstrapper task. Use the GenerateBootstrapper element in your project file to create and execute this task. For usage and parameter information, see GenerateBootstrapper Task.

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

System.Object
  Microsoft.Build.Utilities.Task
    Microsoft.Build.Tasks.TaskExtension
      Microsoft.Build.Tasks.GenerateBootstrapper

public sealed class GenerateBootstrapper : TaskExtension

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodGenerateBootstrapper()

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Initializes a new instance of the GenerateBootstrapper class.

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NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyApplicationFile

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the file the bootstrapper will use to begin the installation of the application after all prerequisites have been installed.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyApplicationName

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the name of the application that the bootstrapper will install.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyApplicationRequiresElevation

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets whether a component runs with elevated permissions when it is installed on a target computer.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyApplicationUrl

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the Web location that is hosting the application’s installer.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyBootstrapperComponentFiles

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the built location of bootstrapper package files.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyBootstrapperItems

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the products to build into the bootstrapper.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyBootstrapperKeyFile

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the built location of setup.exe.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyBuildEngine

Gets or sets the instance of the IBuildEngine object used by the task.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyBuildEngine2

Gets the instance of the IBuildEngine2 object used by the task.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyBuildEngine3

Gets the instance of the IBuildEngine3 object used by the task.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyBuildEngine4

Gets the instance of the IBuildEngine4 object used by the task.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyComponentsLocation

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets a location for the bootstrapper to look for installation prerequisites to install.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyComponentsUrl

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the URL containing the installation prerequisites.

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.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyCopyComponents

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets a Boolean value that indicates whether the bootstrapper copies all output files to the path specified in the OutputPath property.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyCulture

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the culture to use for the bootstrapper UI and installation prerequisites.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyFallbackCulture

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the secondary culture to use for the bootstraper UI and installation prerequisites.

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.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyHostObject

Gets or sets the host object associated with the task.

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System_CAPS_pubpropertyLog

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets an instance of a TaskLoggingHelperExtension containing task logging methods.

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.(Inherited from TaskExtension.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOutputPath

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the location to copy setup.exe and all package files.

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.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyPath

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the location of all available prerequisite packages.

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.

System_CAPS_pubpropertySupportUrl

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets the URL to provide should the bootstrapper installation fail.

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.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyValidate

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Gets or sets a Boolean value that indicates whether the bootstrapper performs XSD validation on the specified input bootstrapper items.

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.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyVisualStudioVersion

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. The Visual Studio version, in the form <major build.minor build>, for example “4.0”.

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.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodExecute()

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Executes the GenerateBootstrapper task.

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.(Overrides Task.Execute().)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

(Inherited from Object.)

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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