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Can't run a .Net 4.5.2 web app in IIS 7.5 anymore on my dev machine [on hold]

Short story: I have an asp.net MVC app running on .net 4.5.2 that I can't run anymore. Error message in browser is: HTTP Error 500.19 - Internal Server Error The requested page cannot be ...
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How can I connect VS2013 Release Management on a non-domain Windows 10 machine

I've got 2 machines: A corporate desktop machine which is running Windows 7 SP1 which resides on the corporate domain and which I log into using a corporate domain account. A personal laptop that I ...
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How to force Visual Studio to target one RDP instance over another

Context: Visual Studio Community 2015, Microsoft Azure, Windows 10 My colleague and I are both logged in to the Azure server via RDP. If, on any given morning, my colleague logs in first, all errors ...
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Configuring Visual Studio Online to re-use nuget packages from previous builds

I am using visual studio online for my build/deploy pipeline for my web app but I am running into speed issues during the solution build. It takes an age to restore the Nuget packages, sometimes 10 ...
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Visual Studio's Just-In-Time Debugger window appears in randomly chosen RDP Session

On a Windows Server 2008 R2 Server with Remote Desktop Services installed and multiple users logged on, the Visual Studio Just-In-Time Debugger window may appear on any RDP session, not necessarily ...
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SSMS (2014) cannot connect to remote DB on local network [closed]

To start, this set up used to work. I wanted to help on a friend's project and installed git and vagrant and somewhere between the last time I opened my own project (using the setup listed below) and ...
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Profiling agent failed to upload log snapshot to Microsoft Azure storage account

I publish Azure Web Role project with CPU profiler on. When I request Profiling Report, I get 19:04:43 - Connecting to the Profiling agent on the VM instance 19:04:44 - The Profiling agent is ...
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how to install Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 from my DVD to my Azure virtual machine [closed]

I'm migrating a Visual Basic windows app from my home Windows 2008 physical server up to my new Azure VM. I have a purchased Visual Studio 2010 DVD. Using my Visual Basic 2010, I created a publish ...
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Visual Studio 2015 full completely offline distributive [closed]

I'm wondering is there a way to download all external components of VS 2015 (Apache Cordova, Android SDK, Python tools, lots of JS libs etc) to create a complete and offline installer? Preferably I ...
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Azure: Publishing Deployment Update to Cloud Service Removes instances

I'm doing some testing on Azure cloud services with one of the sample apps they provide. I've deployed it as a cloud service with two instances but, whenever I update my app and republish the ...
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Which Certificate Store does Jenkins service use in Windows?

Some of my VS projects require manifest signing certificates to build. If I install them in my user account's Personal directory, then msbuild completes successfully from the command line. If I ...
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Can't use login.live.com or Visual Studio Online on Windows Server 2012 R2

I have admin access to Windows Server 2012 R2. I need to set up Visual Studio there with TFS support to debug a server application there. To connect with my free TFS account I need MS Live login. And ...
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TFSOnline: the connection was unexpectedly closed by the server

We are having a persistent issue with our Visual studio online development environment. Scenario: Connect to the same team project in Visual Studio, with different accounts, on different PCs (but ...
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Different ASP.NET website types in VS2013

In the following screenshot, I think the two types of ASP.NET web sites are shown - website and web application: Am I correct (in the two types) and which one is which?
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Group Policy is blocking exe files

I teach programming in Visual Studio. We want to run it on a terminal server. The problem is that whenever we compile our programs, the Windows refuses to start the created exe file. (I didn't even ...
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AWS EC2 Looses public Internet after install Visual Studio 2013

I am trying to setup a build server on an AWS EC2. It is a base Windows 2012 R2, MsSQL 2014 and TeamCity 9.x. At this point the public internet works just fine. I can do windows updates and ...
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Is it possible to execute Azure automation runbook on Visual Studio?

I am considering about two cases. One is edit runbooks on Visual Studio, then execute them to perform Automation task directly. Another one is that edit runbooks on Visual Studio, then I use ...
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Running Visual Studio and IIS without Administrator rights on Windows

I find it hard to believe that Microsoft didn't forsee a possibility where a company would need a developer to be able to use IIS and Visual Studio with full rights but NOT want to just haphazardly ...
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Network Drive Full Trust With Visual Studio 2010/2014

I'm managing 10 developer computers and I want to assign to each computer a Network Drive (Let's say X: drive) so the developer can map the TFS workspace to that drive. When the user tries to open ...
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Random bluescreens during VS2012 C++ compile

I have a Windows 7 VM (ESX) with Visual Studio 2012 that handles continuous integration for a large C++ project. The solution currently builds with the /MP flag, but bluescreens have occurred using ...
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Why am I being blocked from installing Visual Studio 2013 Express? [closed]

I am trying to install Visual Studio 2013 Express on Windows 7 Professional, and I am stuck here with the Web Platform Installer 5.0: We're sorry. The following products have failed to install. ...
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How to get what IP Address Ranges used by Visual Studio Online Load Testing Agents?

I need to setup IP Whitelisting in an environment that I need to run some Visual Studio Online Load Tests on. I was able to find some documentation as to what IP Addresses Visual Studio Online ...
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Can the Visual Studio 2012 C++ Redistributable be installed automatically with a TFS Build?

I have an ASP.Net project that's using the ClearScript.V8 library which relies on the Visual Studio 2012 C++ Redistributable to work. I'm faced with the prospect of having to install this on 50+ ...
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Server Manager Remote Connection and Visual Studio unable to publish after password change

I have a developer user who changed his password in our Windows-only environment. Now he is unable to connect remotely to another machine via Server Manager and unable to publish to another server ...
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Losing network connectivity when starting Visual Studio [closed]

I am doing development remotely over RDP and all of a sudden I have a very strange issue: whenever I launch Visual Studio (2010), the remote machine loses all network connectivity for about 15 minutes ...
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How do you publish a site to an IIS web farm with Visual Studio?

I am using Visual Studio 2012 to publish a web site to an IIS server farm. The problem I ran into is that the publishing process would only work if it happened to get routed to the primary server. My ...
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Program Missing DLLS

Recently one of the programs on my server (PWsvr.exe) has stopped working. I opened the program in dependency walker to see if it is missing any required files, and dependency Walker said that ...
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How to configure WebDeploy server for direct publishing from visual studio?

Visual Studio 2013 supports direct WebDeploy publishing (no intermediate package files to manually move). I have this working against an Azure "Website" because the server already supports WebDeploy ...
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Can't connect to my AWS EC2

I have an AWS server (MS SQL SERVER EXPRESS 2008 R2 with IIS), with an elastic IP of 54.214.8.111, security groups configured with HTTP, MS SQL and FTP, and I can connect to the remote virtual machine ...
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IIS 7 FTP Publishing: Windows User Gets 530 18 Error

Here's the problem, from the log (ip & dns names sanitized): FTP Service Log 2013-03-26 01:25:07 ORIGIN.IP - DESTINATION.IP 21 ControlChannelOpened - - 0 0 4ba4c190-09ca-45e3-a2ae-b19117d33b80 - ...
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Installing .Net Framework on a new machine windows 7

I have a question on best way of installing .Net on a fresh install of Windows 7. I spoke to a colleague of mine who suggested downloading all the version of .net framework from Microsoft and then ...
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Team Foundation Server - Not enough storage is available to complete this operation

I have recently installed and configured Team Foundation Server 2010 on a Windows 2008 Server. I have a website with several thousand files that I would like to use source control with. I have ...
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Cannot create a project TFS 2012 - TF218027

I've just installed TFS2012 and am trying to create a new project in the default collection via Visual Studio 2012 but I keep getting this error message: TF218027: The following reporting folder ...
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Visual Studio Agents 2012 on Server 2003 SP2

I'm attempting to build out our Lab Manager with TFS 2012. On a virtual machine running Server 2003 SP2 32bit, I'm attempting to install the Visual Studio Agents 2012 and am running into an error: ...
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Clickonce applications being allowed through firewall

The company I work for uses an application that is deployed through clickonce. This means that everytime they update said program the program regenerates in a new location ie: ...
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IIS 7 Impersonate - ASP.NET MVC 3 Application

I've developped an application under ASP.NET MVC 3 (C# / Razor) framework and everything works fine so far. Yesterday, I've decided to install IIS 7 (7.5 I think?) on my developpement machine (Windows ...
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I am now leasing a Win 2008 server; what steps should I take (remote desktop, etc.)? [closed]

I am completely new to this; in the past, I could make a simple site in Visual Studio and use ws_ftp to upload files to the server. But now, we're leasing our own server from 1and1, and here's what ...
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How to upgrade sql server express 2005 to 2008R2

Im using EF 4.1 in visual studio 2010, and I would like my sql server db on the server to be 2008R2 (because I want to use the migration tool from MS for EF in VS). Tool : ...
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Unable to connect to TFS in VS 2011Beta

I tried to open an existing solution (which is under source control) in Visual Studio 2011Beta. It gave me the next error: The solution appears to be under source control, but its binding ...
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Minimum access required for Visual Studio 2010 on SharePoint

Hi we are trying to set up a SharePoint development environment for multiple developers on Windows 2008 server, we do not want to give the developers admin rights to the servers. Does anyone know ...
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MSSQLSERVICE 2008 R2

I have Microsoft SQL Server 2008 installed and running but I can't seem to see COMPUTERNAME/MSSQLSERVICE at all. I have COMPUTERNAME/SQLEXPRESS but that's not the right one. Ideas?
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Duplicate User appears in TFS work item query. :1 postfix

One of our developers appears twice when trying ot assign work items in TFS2010. Once appears normally as jsmith and then another shows up as DOMAIN\jsmith:1. There is only one user by this name in ...
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No option to create a new website in IIS

If I run inetmgr I can see the IIS MMC and I can also see an IIS Admin service on my computer. Do both of these things mean that IIS is installed? In the IIS management console, I can only see ...
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Install Visual C# Express 2010 onto client machines - redistributable package needed

I would like to install Visual C# Express 2010 onto several machines on the Windows network at the school where I work. I can only find web and ISO installers, but I really need MSIs for both Visual ...
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Speed up asp.net Development server

I am running a website in ASP.Net using the development server, which is insanely slow to load a page with no apparent reason since it is fast in production. Are there any tips to speed up the ...
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Development ASP.NET Server

We have an extra Windows 2003 Server that I am hoping can be used to speed up development process on a web site we're producing. We are trying to reduce lag time from our really slow ASP.Net local ...
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Visual Studio giving Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0 error when trying to perform any database operation

"An unexpected error occurred in the .NET Framework Data Provider for Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0. Please contact the provider vendor to resolve this problem." is the actual error message. I am ...
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how to prevent windows server 2008 from automatically ending user sessions

i am connected to a windows server 2008 R2 server using a terminal TC (thin client). all of our applications are running on the server and if a user is idle for more than 5 minutes, his session will ...
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tfs problem :TF31001Team foundation can't retrieve the list of team project from team foundation server

Q: When i want to create a new project : File ---> New ---->Team Project I get the following error , i googled it but in vain . Error: TF30224: Failed to retrieve projects from the report server. ...
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Running Visual Studio 2010 in a University Campus

We have just installed Windows 7 Enterprise x64 in one of our computer labs being used by students for programming. However, when we installed Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate on the machines, we found ...