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DeploymentItemAttribute Constructor (String, String)


Specifies an item to be deployed before a test run starts.

Namespace:   Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UnitTesting
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.QualityTools.UnitTestFramework (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.QualityTools.UnitTestFramework.dll)

public DeploymentItemAttribute(
	string path,
	string outputDirectory


Type: System.String

The relative or absolute path to the file or directory to deploy. The path is relative to the build output directory. The item will be copied to the same directory as the deployed test assemblies.

Type: System.String

The path of the directory to which the items are to be copied. It can be either absolute or relative to the deployment directory. All files and directories identified by path will be copied to this directory.

To avoid dependency on your project structure, set the Copy to Output property of project files, and deploy them from the build output directory.

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