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Cleans and then builds the specified solution configuration.
devenv SolutionName /rebuild SolnConfigName [/project ProjName] [/projectconfig ProjConfigName]
Required. The name of the solution configuration that will be used to rebuild the solution named in
Required. The full path and name of the solution file.
Optional. The path and name of a project file within the solution. You can enter a relative path from the
SolutionName folder to the project file, or the project's display name, or the full path and name of the project file.
Optional. The name of a project build configuration to be used when rebuilding the
This switch performs the same function as the Rebuild Solution menu command within the integrated development environment (IDE).
Enclose strings that include spaces in double quotation marks.
Summary information for cleans and builds, including errors, can be displayed in the Command window, or in any log file specified with the
This example cleans and rebuilds the project
CSharpWinApp, using the
Debug project build configuration within the
Debug solution configuration of
devenv "C:\Documents and Settings\someuser\My Documents\Visual Studio\Projects\MySolution\MySolution.sln" /rebuild Debug /project "CSharpWinApp\CSharpWinApp.csproj" /projectconfig Debug