Msbuild.exe upgrade. Howto install the VS2017 version of msbuild by command line instructions

Visual Studio Build tools are a different download than the IDE

click here and download the setup vs_buildtools

https://aka.ms/vs/15/release/vs_buildtools.exe

Go in command line shell and write

vs_buildtools.exe --add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.MSBuildTools

After installation is completed, you will have a new msbuild

C:Program Files (x86)Microsoft Visual Studio17BuildToolsMSBuild.0BinMSBuild.exe

Try yourlsef, go in the shell and write

C:>”C:Program Files (x86)Microsoft Visual Studio17BuildToolsMSBuild.0BinMSBuild.exe”

You have as result:

Microsoft (R) Build Engine versione 15.3.409.57025 per .NET Framework
Copyright (C) Microsoft Corporation. Tutti i diritti sono riservati.
Source: Msbuild.exe upgrade. Howto install the VS2017 version of msbuild by command line instructions

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