Build platforms provide a way to store multiple versions of solution and project properties that apply speciffically to target platforms. For example you can create a Debug configuration that targets an x86 platform, and a Debug configuration that targets an x64 platform. The active platform can be quickly accessed and changed, allowing you to easily build a project targeting multiple platforms.
In This Section
How to: Configure Projects to Target Platforms
Explains how to configure a project to target a specific platform.
How to: Configure Projects to Target Multiple Platforms
Explains how to configure a project to target multiple platforms.