Make sure that FxCopCmd is installed and located within your path.


  1. Go to your directory containing the POM (it may be a parent POM containing multiple modules).
  2. Install the project: mvn install
  3. Type one of the following commands

For a single module install or a multi-module, non-aggregated reports, type:

mvn npanday.plugin:maven-fxcop-plugin:fxcop

For a multi-module, aggregated report, type:

mvn npanday.plugin:maven-fxcop-plugin:aggregate