Category Archives: Msbuild

Introduction of MSbuild

By Rambabu Muppuri 2810 days ago Comments (3) can u pl help me anyone introduction of msbuild? Hi Guys, can u pl help me anyone Introduction of MSbuild? Regards, Rambabu.M Rajesh Kumar 2807 days ago MSBuild Overview The Microsoft Build Engine (MSBuild) is the new build platform for Microsoft and Visual Studio. MSBuild is completely transparent with regards to… Read More »

MSBuild Tutorial Reference for Beginner | MSBuild Learning Resources | scmGalaxy

Walkthrough: Creating an MSBuild Project File from Scratch How to: Write a Simple MSBuild Project MSBuild Basics Build Your Project File from Scratch using MSBuild

Extension used in DOTNET and MSBuild Projects

.proj A popular convention for generic use. Commonly used by a main build script. Examples: build.proj main.proj company.product.build.proj .targets .targets files are those which is meant to be imported into other files using the Import element. Since these files are strictly re-useable they don’t actually build anything. They typically are missing the properties and item… Read More »

Introduction to MSBuild – Quick Intro Guide

Introduction to MSBuild Microsoft supported build engine XML-based configuration file Intellisense available from Visual Studio using supplied schema Ships with .NET Framework 2.0, it is NOT part of Team Foundation Server Both Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server leverage MSBuild Command-line utility – MSBuild.exe MSBuild Concepts Project Property Item Target Task Projects –        The root… Read More »

Running MSBuild 4.0 and MSBuild 3.5 on Continuous Integration

With Visual Studio 2010 RC released recently, we jumped on the release and began to code with VS2010.  One issue that popped up was that now all builds were targeting MSBuild 4.0. That doesn’t seem to be a big problem until our CruiseControl CI server kicked in, downloaded our updated code and failed building the… Read More »