A brief MSBuild Blog Note

Following extensive feedback on the decision to move the MSBuild blog to The Visual Studio Blog, a decision has been made to cross-post all MSBuild blog posts to this blog. All current MSBuild posts to The Visual Studio Blog have now been posted here. Apologies if you have received RSS notifications on content you may…


MSBuild Property Functions

Have you ever wanted to do something simple in a build, like get a substring of a property value, and found that MSBuild didn’t have syntax for it? You then had to write a task for it, which was tiresome to do for such a simple operation. What’s more, if you wanted to do this…

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