Visual Studio Build

The Visual Studio Build bundled plugin uses Microsoft Visual Studio to build applications and create assemblies and executable programs. 

Prerequisites

Before you can use the Visual Studio Build plugin in a chain, you need to install Visual Studio Build on an agent and add it as a capability. For details, see Add capabilities to agents.

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Configuration

When you add the Visual Studio Build plugin step to a chain, specify the following configuration details:

Field Description
Title Enter a name for this plugin step.
Project file Enter the path to the Visual Studio project file (.proj or .sln) relative to the stream's root.
Task Select the goal of the Visual Studio run, for example, Build or Deploy.
Options

Enter additional or custom options for Visual Studio, for example:

/p:Configuration=Release

Environment variables

Specify environment variables that will override other settings for this chain. Enter each variable on a separate line in this format:

KEY=VALUE

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