Engine.BuildProject Method (Project, String)


Builds the specified target of the specified Project.

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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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