Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [visual-studio]

Visual Studio is an integrated development environment from Microsoft for developing applications on Windows.

1
vote
1answer
36 views

Determine which Windows Update KB package a specific OS file belongs to?

I have a Windows 7 machine that has the file ucrtbase.dll of Universal C Runtime installed in the version 10.0.10586.1412. However, the latest official MS Update I can find patching this file for ...
-1
votes
1answer
190 views

How to create a SQL Server Database from DBML [closed]

I have corrupted an entire database and I have no access to it or backups. Is there a way to recreate the structure of it using a .dbml from visual studio project? Thank you in advance.
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Can't type in username input field using vs 2017 TFS login on Windows Server 2008 r2

I always used visual studio TFS to get the latest version of an asp.net website on to the IIS Server. For the last few months I wasn't able to do that since I can't login to TFS. VS uses IE for ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

Smart Card Authentication with Web Deploy

I am attempting to deploy a project from Visual Studio Enterprise 2017 v15.5.7 to IIS v8.5 on Windows Server 2012 R2 using the Web Deploy publish method. I am able to do so successfully when I enter ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Microsoft.VisualStudio.Web.Host.exe causing bad password attempts after changing password

After changing my password it appears that each time I attempt to access or modify a part of a solution I eventually get locked out of my account. This is because I am exceeding my threshold of bad ...
1
vote
1answer
606 views

Can't connect to SQL through Virtual Machine when running Selenium Tests

To preface the back story one day i just booted my VM and i couldn't run the test. We had it set up to run prior and everything was fine. The setup we have currently is that i am running my local ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

How can I update a vs2017 install from a local layout?

This https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visualstudio/install/create-a-network-installation-of-visual-studio explains how to make a local "layout" (m$-speak for local package repo)to install vs without ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Visual Studio 2015 : how to get not updated file report

Moving from VisualStudio 2012 to VisualStudio 2015 i noticed that the option "Automatically GetLatest" is no more available. So i'm tring to figure out the way on which i can get a report about which ...
1
vote
1answer
212 views

How do ARM projects in Visual Studio upload their DSC (and other) assets?

I've worked with ARM templates a bit but building ARM projects in Visual Studio is new. When you create VM resources and then subsequently create a script or DSC extension, in addition to the new JSON,...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Licensing users in Visual Studio Team Foundation Services

Background We have a VSTS instance which is connected to an Azure Subscription to enable payment for those users requiring the Basic role (i.e. beyond the 5 free accounts, and anyone covered by MSDN, ...
4
votes
3answers
2k views

How to automatically accept privacy agreement when installing VS2017 via the command line?

As part of managing environments, I want to install Visual Studio 2017 via the command line. However, I'm running into issues installing 2017 that wasn't encountered setting up 2015. Following the ...
1
vote
0answers
300 views

VSTS Private Agent build - VS Build tools installer cannot install .NET Framework 4.6.2 SDK and targeting pack

I'm trying to configure a VSTS Private Agent build. The virtual machine where I've installed everything is a Windows 2012 R2 hosted on Azure. I've installed the .NET Framework 4.6.2 and even the 4.7....
2
votes
1answer
788 views

Vshub constantly logging

I'm managing a small server with Windows Server 2012 R2 Foundation from HP on board. A few months ago, I've installed MSSQL Server 2016 with the latest Management Studio. Since then, there is an app ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How to install MSBuild 15.0 on Windows 2012 (Not R2)

Can I somehow Install MSBuild 15.0 on Windows 2012 (Not R2)? On Windows 2012R2 I installed VSBuildTools2017 and everything is great, but on Windows 2012 (Not R2) server I get an error: This ...
0
votes
1answer
710 views

TLS 1.1+ breaks TFS 2013

We recently made the registry changes to force our system to only use TLS 1.1 and 1.2 and disable anything TLS 1.0 and lower. Most of our services are fine after the change except TFS 2013 and I can'...
0
votes
1answer
414 views

Install windows update KB 2919355 [duplicate]

Im trying to install Visual Studio 2015 on Windows Server 2012 R2. And even after run windows update and install everything cant install it. Now I try to go the windows update page And even when ...
1
vote
1answer
349 views

TFS 2015 Unable to deploy to to specific server, but Visual Studio can from the Build Agent server

I'm at a bit of a loss here, having checked all the usual suspects. One of the most baffling things is that I can deploy via Visual Studio on the Build Agent server, using the same url to the same ...
0
votes
2answers
616 views

IIS 10.0 error 2280 while executing 32 bit

While trying to make a local deploy of a rest-api that requires to be executed on 32bit, the server stops the application pool under witch it runs. The events viewer: error while loading "C:\...
2
votes
0answers
593 views

VSTS IP Address Ranges [closed]

I have an application on VSTS/visualstudio.com I would like to set up continuous deployment to AWS. I currently restrict access to the database server with whitelisted IP on the firewall. This ...
0
votes
1answer
471 views

Installing Visual Studio 2015 via MDT/WDS

I'm working with MDT/WDS to deploy workstation images based on the role within my organization. One of these images requires VS2015, and I'd like to deploy it silently through MDT/WDS. I keep running ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Visual Studio 2015 Deployment via SCCM 2012 R2

I'm looking to create a deployment for Visual Studio 2015 using SCCM 2012 R2. I'm an experienced SCCM Admin, so I'm pretty good on that territory, but I'm running in to a snag with Visual Studio ...
0
votes
1answer
143 views

Windows Server - Visual Studio Dev Machine for Contractors

I am setting up a windows server machine with visual studio and multiple users. All users will be working on the same project on different user accounts. 1) Will it be possible to have all users ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Some users not seeing all TFS options in Visual Studio

I have two users who only see the following options in the Team Explorer tab in Visual Studio: Changes, Branches, Sync and Settings Another user, correctly sees all of them: Changes, Branches, Pull ...
0
votes
1answer
240 views

SQLServer 2008 services broken after Visual Studio 2015 installation (sqlcmd shows nothing) [closed]

This is my SQL Server. MSSQL 2008 (not R2): Sql Server 2008 MSSQLSERVER MSSQL10.MSSQLSERVER Database Engine Services 1033 10.0.1600.22 After installing Visual Studio 2015 with SQL ...
0
votes
1answer
251 views

How to acces Team Foundation Server 2015 configured on local client PC, from other pc connected to that wifi network from Visual Studio 2015?

I have installed and configured Team Foundation Server 2015 on my client laptop. And i have created one team project from Visual Studio 2015 Team explorer. So my TFS 2015 is installed on one laptop. ...
1
vote
1answer
122 views

Publishing to Azure for the first time

I've created an ASP.NET MVC / WebAPI 2 web application on my local environment. I am using LocalDb for my development purposes and I follow the EF "Code First" approach (I've written all my model ...
0
votes
0answers
208 views

Microsoft Project unable to connect to Team Services online

This is the error I get when I try to bring the latest work items into a blank MS project file that I just connected to Team Services online. I have got this error with MS Project 2013 and 2016 as ...
1
vote
2answers
35 views

Business Intelligence for VS 2012 on WS2008 R2 Enterprise

I have Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise, x64 with Visual Studio 2012 Pro. I want install Business Intelligence, but can't do it: What I do wrong? Solution: use it
2
votes
2answers
5k views

Windows Server 2012 R2 and Visual Studio 2015 Community

So I'm trying to install Visual Studio 2015 Community on my Windows Server 2012 R2 box which will end up being a Jenkins build server. Attempting to do so gives an error saying that I need to install ...
0
votes
1answer
155 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
113 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

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 ...
4
votes
0answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
164 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
987 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
74 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
8k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
223 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
613 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
6k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
260 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
8k views

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. ...
8
votes
1answer
5k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
208 views

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+ ...
0
votes
1answer
96 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
692 views

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 ...