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BuildProject Method (Project, String)

Engine.BuildProject Method (Project, String)

Builds the specified target of the specified Project.

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)

public bool BuildProject(
	Project project,
	string targetName


Type: Microsoft.Build.BuildEngine.Project

The Project to build.

Type: System.String

The Name attribute of the Target element to build.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the build was successful; otherwise, false.

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