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Does Visual Studio Debugger use many resources when left on overnight?

I use Visual Studio to debug web programs (web sites run on a local server), and when I close the browser, I often forget to choose "Stop Debugging". Does Visual Studio use many resources on ...
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Deleted bookmarks in Visual Studio 2022 show again

I am using Visual Studio 2022 Community Edition. I have a VS2022 project originally migrated from VC 2015. My problem is all deleted bookmarks and new IDE environment are not saved, the old bookmarks ...
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Force Visual Studio 2015 Installer to use corporate proxy inside a VM

I am trying to set up a development VM on an ESXi server for my corporation and have run into issues installing the needed software on it. The used OS is Windows Enterprise 2019 LTSC and the software ...
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How to download Microsoft VS 2015 build tools iso without being logged in

The old online installer of VS 2015 CPP Build Tools has been removed since the change here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/lifecycle/announcements/sha-1-signed-content-retired But I still need it. ...
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Visual Studio 2015 fails to get nuget packages even after implementing all found and suggested updates

My VS 2015 is already Update 3, which is recommended by MS for nuget to work. I already deleted Nuget.config and installed Nuget VSIX 3.6. I can open each URL used in Nuget settings in the browser, ...
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Where is the Visual Studio 2015 Build Tools installed to?

I installed the Microsoft Build Tools 2015 Update 3 using Chocolatey: https://chocolatey.org/packages/microsoft-build-tools/14.0.25420.1 But I can't find where it actually installed the files. Can't ...
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Building Visual Studio project starts with long wait for Installing Packages

I have a Visual Studio 2015 web site project that occasionally takes an excessive amount of time to install packages before it does the build. It's a project who's updates I have to unpack from a zip ...
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SSIS OLE DB Destination transfer decreased between SQL to SQL DB

Short Story, after a weekend I started getting errors about some jobs IN the SQL Server Agent failing. What I found out is that the issue is only present in X server and when I try to use a Data Flow ...
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Re-activate Visual Studio Smart Tags?

I saw a solution to this question on https://stackoverflow.com/questions/34465997/where-is-smart-tag-button-in-visual-studio-2015/57564890#57564890. However, I was referred here to ask my question. I ...
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Change target framework to ".Net Standard"

I have a project in Visual Studio 2015 update 3 which uses target framework 4.6.1. I would like to change its target to ".Net Standard". ".Net standard" is not listed in the "Target framework" drop ...
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Stop NT Kernel Logger

I am trying to use Visual Studio 2015's Concurrency Visualizer on Windows 7 (https://marketplace.visualstudio.com/items?itemName=Diagnostics.ConcurrencyVisualizerforVisualStudio2015). When I try to ...
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Why is my compiled program zoomed in?

I designed the gui and program in Visual Studio 2015. For some reason the compiled program looks different than the gui in the debug. The gui appears to be zoomed in and it's making the text all ...
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Visual studio "out of memory" and wont let me save or compile

I've been sitting here in frustration for hours trying to fix this or find an answer. So I have a fairly large project (7 megabyte exe due to the amount of assets) that i'm trying to work on. But it ...
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My Visual Studio 2015 does not recognise Oracle Developer Tools (ODT) for Visual Studio 2015

I have recently installed Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2015 (version 14.0.25431.01 Update 3) and I am having issue to use the extension ODAC for Visual Studio 2015 (available here: //www....
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Azure Data Factory – dfproj cannot be opened because its project type is not supported by this version of the application

I am getting the below error when trying to create a solution for Azure Data Factory: C:\Users\Admin\Documents\Visual Studio 2015\Projects\DataFactoryApp1.dfproj cannot be opened because its ...
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error MSB6006: "midl.exe" exited with code -2147024774

I am having a project with uses ATL in windows.I am trying to build it in Visual Studio 2015, x64 platform, production mode but I am running into error. How to fix this?
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WindowsKernelModeDriver10.0 Issue

We are using Virtex-6 and try to use an FPGA board to send MSI by means of pciE. For this purpose, we install the necessary Jungo Drivers and libs even though we are facing a problem when we are ...
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Visual Studio crashes when opening project

Full disclosure, I'm answering this question myself because I looked for the answer for 4 hours and couldn't find it, and eventually figured it out myself. So hopefully if someone else has this issue, ...
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MySQL Server installation failed

I'm trying to install MySQL Server 8.0.13, During my installation, the installer needs visual studio to complete the process. I installed Redistributable Visual C++ for Visual Studio 2015 32bit and ...
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Visual Studio not able to push LFS files to TFS Git repo correctly

I have a Git repo on a TFS2018 server. On my local env I have Visual Studio 2015 and Windows Git client version 2.20.0.windows.1 including git-lfs 2.6.1 installed. I tried the following: From Visual ...
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One or more paramater were not specified for the subreport - Visual Studio 2017 /SSRS

I'm creating an SSRS report with 9 Subreports on it using Visual Studio 2017 and when I tested it, it was working perfectly but then I realized that the blank width area was too big so I decided to ...
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Microsoft.SqlServer.management.sdk.sfc version 12.0.0.0 not found by visual studio 2015?

Visual Studio 2015 Microsoft Visual Studio Enterprise 2015 Version 14.0.25431.01 Update 3 Microsoft .NET Framework -Version 4.7.03056 SQL SERVER 2017 Microsoft SQL Server 2017 (RTM-GDR) (...
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Visual Studio 2015 keeps getting standard file association for txt files

On my System running Windows 10 Professional, I am using Visual Studio 2015, which is the standard program associated to Text-Files, i.e all files with a suffix .txt, which means all files of this ...
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What is Microsoft Visual Studio Shell Isolated and Integrated? Is it good idea to remove them?

I have Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 installed on my computer. Before this, I had Visual Studio 2015 and 2012. Their installers installed another Visual Studio versions and they are taking a lot of ...
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Where is "VS2015 x64 Native Tools Command Prompt" located

I have used Visual Studio 2013 before and I can find "VS2013 x64 Native Tools Command Prompt" under C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 12.0\Common7\Tools\Shortcuts。 However,after VS 2015 ...
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I am unable to install any modules of Python 3.7 in Windows 7 by using pip installer

Using pip: C:\Users\DELL\AppData\Local\Programs\Python\Python37-32\Scripts>pip install pyaudio Output: Collecting pyaudio Using cached PyAudio-0.2.11.tar.gz Building wheels for collected ...
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Adding Intel Fortran to Visual Studio 2015

I am trying to use Intel Fortran on Visual Studios 2015. Things I tried: 1. https://software.intel.com/en-us/get-started-with-fortran-compiler-17.0-for-windows-parallel-studio-xe-2017 It says: "...
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How to backup Visual Studio 2015/2017 layout?

How do I backup window layouts in Visual Studio 2015/2017? Exporting settings does not export all layouts (just current one). I know there is a directory under AppData/Roaming/Microsoft/VisualStudio ...
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Visual Studio 2015 F5 doesn't attach to the proces

This is what I'm doing: Set C++ project as startup project Build Set many break points press F5 the correct project is started, the breakpoints are shown as valid and loaded (filled red circle), ...
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Stop Visual Studio text editor from auto moving comment lines

Is there a way to stop Visual Studio text editor (2015 or 2017) from auto moving the comment lines when pressing Ctrl+K,D or relevant key stroke (Ctrl+E,D - format entire document) ? I would like my ...
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visual studio and SSMS flash and close instantly when openned

Yesterday I was working normally, left work with my computer open by simply locking it. Today I come in and it's shutdown so I power it up, boots properly. I try to start my workday by openning ...
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How to make sure open code files in Visual Studio don't corrupt during a sudden shutdown?

Often when my computer suddenly shuts down / crashes and I have VS open, 1 or 2 open files in it will be filled with hexadecimal zeros or garbage. This is a problem because currently my computer ...
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What is the reason of error for delpoyment in Visual Studio?

After compiling sample code, payout.sol in Visual Studio, I just tried to deploy it. I got the following error message: Deployment to http://localhost:8000/ started! User used for deployment: ...
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Uninstall previous version of Visual Studio after installing VS 2017

I have installed Visual Studio 2017 side by side with of 2013 and 2015 (I didn't want to take risk if 2017 setup had failed). I already had VS 2013 and 2015 on my machine. I don't need the older ...
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MS Visual Studio 2015 RAM usage creeping up, even on new machine

One of the developers has an issue with her machine (Win7 x64 Pro, 16 GB's RAM, Core i7 CPU, 500 GB SSD, etc) where RAM usage keeps "creeping up" after a few hours. Usage gets up to around 10 GB's (of ...
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Is it OK to delete Visual Studio Community 2015 \OfflineCache\installers\ content?

I need to clear space on my PC's internal harddrive. Most data is on an external but software is installed locally, and there's a lot of software, not the least of which is multiple versions of Visual ...
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VsHub server has stopped working

I have Visual Studio 2015 Professional. Whenever I run or debug my project it shows error: Microsoft.VsHub.Server.HttpHostx64.exe has stopped working. It open 100s of popup message of this error. ...
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backports/lzma/_lzmamodule.c(115) : fatal error C1083: Cannot open include file: 'lzma.h': No such file or directory

I have a Windows 7 PC with Visual Studio 2015 upgrade 3 installed on it and I would like to install backports.lzma library for Python with pip. I have downloaded and extracted XZ Utils in Program ...
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Visual studio no of users support

My company has purchased license for visual studio proffessional 2015 sngl olp 1 license no level. Can it be used in any no of machines within organization ?
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Team foundation server how to find a particular user's check-in only

In the Source Control Explorer, against a project by the View History I can see all the check-in done by the users. In case if I want to see a particular user's check-in only, how can I filter? ...
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Debug Target keyboard shortcut in Visual Studio 2015

A tl;dr first: I simply want to hide all toolbars in Visual Studio and be able to choose "Debug Target" by a keyboard shortcut and/or in the Menu Bar. Is this possible? Longer explanation: In my ...
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Visualizing interface implementations in VS2015

Is there a way to visualize members of a class that are implementations of an interface in Visual Studio 2015. Specifically, in the C# code editor. NetBeans has this feature natively, and displays a ...
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Mouse Accelerators for Visual Studio commands

I am looking for a way to tie Visual Studio commands to mouse-key combinations. In particular, I'd like to tie Go to Definition to the mouse-key combination Ctrl-LeftClick. This is a fairly common ...
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Visual Studio on 4k monitor

I just upgraded to a 4k monitor, and supposedly Visual Studio should be able to handle a high dpi monitor just fine. But it's not working for me and I'm not sure why. I have this same problem in ...
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How to install Intel Fortran Compiler for Ms Visual Studio Community?

First I install Ms Visual Studio Community 2017 from oficial site. That Works fine. Next I install Intel® Parallel Studio XE Cluster Edition (includes Fortran and C/C++) from Intel Developer Zone ...
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Why does Visual Studio have display lag?

I have the following problem on my MBP Pro mid 2015 16Gb RAM running Windows 10 with the latest BootCamp drivers, in Visual Studio 2015 and 2017 Community Edition. Almost every time I alter my code ...
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Visual Studio dialog box becomes "blank" after dragging it to a different screen

If I open a Visual Studio 2015 dialog on one screen: and then try to drag it to another screen, the dialog box becomes completely black: If I drag it back to the original screen, however, it's ...
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Does Visual Studio 2015 have a "Save a Copy As" feature?

Does Visual Studio 2015 have a "Save A Copy As" feature for files, like IDLE and Notepad++? Currently, if I had somethning like test.cpp in a solution, I use "Save As" to save it to test2.cpp. test....
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Include paths in Visual Studio search or otherwise reach views

Often when working on MVC projects in Visual Studio, I find myself with several folders for different views like User/index.cshtml and Admin/index.cshtml when using the control+, search, however, it ...
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Is there a way to upgrade Visual Studio Community 2015 to Professional?

I currently have Visual Studio 2015 Community edition installed on my computer. I am planning to upgrade to Professional edition. It took a long time to download and install Community edition onto my ...
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