MSBuild Advanced Concepts
Visual Studio 2015
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The documents in this section describe how to use advanced techniques to improve builds that you run by using MSBuild.
|Batching||Describes how to batch build targets and tasks based on item metadata.|
|Transforms||Explains how to use transforms to enable dependency analysis.|
|Visual Studio Integration||Discusses how to use MSBuild project files when you compile code from the Visual Studio IDE.|
|Building Multiple Projects in Parallel||Describes how to build multiple projects faster on computers that have multiple processors or multicore processors.|
|Multitargeting||Describes how to compile an application to run on any one of several versions of the .NET Framework.|
|Best Practices||Recommends best practices for writing MSBuild scripts.|