Task.HostObject Property

Gets or sets the host object associated with the task.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Build.Utilities
Assembly:  Microsoft.Build.Utilities.v4.0 (in Microsoft.Build.Utilities.v4.0.dll)

public ITaskHost HostObject { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.Build.Framework.ITaskHost
The host object associated with the task. This value can be null.

Implements

ITask.HostObject

If the host IDE has associated a host object with this particular task, then the build engine sets this property.

The host object is provided by HostServices. Visual Studio determines the host object via a system registry key. For more information, see IVsMSBuildHostObject.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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