ToolLocationHelper.GetPathToDotNetFramework Method (TargetDotNetFrameworkVersion)


Gets a fully qualified path to the .NET Framework root directory.

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

public static string GetPathToDotNetFramework(
	TargetDotNetFrameworkVersion version


Type: Microsoft.Build.Utilities.TargetDotNetFrameworkVersion

The version of the .NET Framework to target.

Return Value

Type: System.String

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

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