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Powershell MSBuild aliases.
Set-Alias MSBuild (Join-Path -Path (Get-ItemProperty "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSBuild\ToolsVersions\2.0").MSBuildToolsPath -ChildPath "MSBuild.exe")
Set-Alias MSBuild (Join-Path -Path (Get-ItemProperty "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSBuild\ToolsVersions\3.5").MSBuildToolsPath -ChildPath "MSBuild.exe")
Set-Alias MSBuild (Join-Path -Path (Get-ItemProperty "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSBuild\ToolsVersions\4.0").MSBuildToolsPath -ChildPath "MSBuild.exe")
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commented Apr 9, 2019

Set to latest (supports v14):

Set-Alias MSBuild (Join-Path -Path (Get-ItemProperty "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSBuild\ToolsVersions\$(((Get-ChildItem HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSBuild\ToolsVersions) | %{ [System.Version]::Parse($_.PSChildName) } |Sort-Object -Descending | select -First 1))").MSBuildToolsPath -ChildPath "MSBuild.exe")

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