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Can't get Visual Studio to allow me to debug, only “Attach”

When I am trying to run a program in Visual Studio, I do not have the option to debug the program. I only have the option to "Attach". I have looked up other solutions to this problem but I do not ...
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Can I download and install just the VS 2017 15.9.4 update?

I have Visual Studio 2017 on my build machine now and all is well. I need to install VS2017 15.9.4 update so that I can move forward with the .NET Core 2.1.7 install. I've tried doing this from ...
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MSB4018: The “SqlBuildTask” task failed unexpectedly ==> System.OutOfMemoryException

Sometimes, rebuilding my solution I get following error. Solution is huge, 270+ projects and I have no idea how to get rid of this error. It happens sometimes, most of the times solution builds ...
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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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Disparity between %CPU utilization shown in Task Manager and Performance Profiler

While using Performance Profiler in Visual Studio Community 2017 version 15.9.4, I noticed that the % CPU utilization is around 13% while task manager shows 100% CPU utilization( and I am still not ...
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VS 2015 to VS 2017 issue with installation 2015 opens instead

I'm having this issue where I use dPInstaller to install new SQL server and Visual Studio 2017. However, when I try to install Visual Studio 2015 opens up with the Visual Studio 2017 script. I tried ...
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Can't add SD.LLBLGen.Pro.ORMSupportClasses.Web components to VS2017 [closed]

I've web project and connected Llblgen 5.3 database. I want to add LLBLGenProDataSource2 to my web page but there is no such in toolbox. I've tried to add it through "Choose items..." but it gives ...
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I can't seem to download Visual Studio Community 2017 onto my secondary hdd

I have an SSD as my C: drive which I use to boot and store a few steam games but I also have a secondary 1TB HDD (F:) which is used for large files and applications that don't need fast boot up times. ...
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Visual Studio 2017 Community on Windows 7: scrollbar color too light?

For whatever reason, they chose not to use the standard scrollbar components used on most apps. Instead it uses a light grey rectangle as the scrollbar "tray", with medium-light-grey triangles at ...
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Visual Studio 2017 unable to download installation files

I get this error on installing Visual Studio 2017: Unable to download installation files. Check your internet connection and try again. I'm committed to make an online install, I don't have the ...
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How to select an earlier .NET version on Visual Studio for Mac?

I made a .net MVC project in visual studio for mac in framework 4.5. How do I change to version 3.5? I already tried to change but it did not work: Also, I have already downloaded an old version of ...
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Visual studio 2017 is not working, after stopping a template installer

I had started installation of Microsoft template for visual studio 2017,but I had to stop it before it was completed,now visual studio is giving error at startup " The setup for this installation of ...
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Visual Studio 2017, Visual Basic

I accidentally saved my Visual Basic project while the System date was changed. The date was changed to 02/06/2019. So now It won't make changes in the actual project after I corrected the date (back ...
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nuget.exe fail: Missing required property 'OutputPath' for project type 'PackageReference'

(Using nuget.exe version 4.9.2 and Visual Studio 2017 Community Edition) I'm stumped on a nuget.exe restore issue. I'm using Jenkins to build pushed sources. I had a solution with a single project ...
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PJSIP and microSIP project on visual studio 2017

i following those steps: 1) download code 2) make a blank file config_site.h in pjlib\include\pj 3) open pjproject-vs14.sln with visual studio 2017 4) here i get this message: \wp8\pjsua_cli_wp8....
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Right-Alt modifier no longer works in most programs

I'm a programmer. You can guess I use the { } and [ ] characters a lot. I am on a French Canadian Keyboard, and I of course checked that this is till the case in the context of my issue. On this ...
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How do I get a solarized color theme in Microsoft Visual Studio?

I'm used to using my IDE with the Solarized Dark color theme. I recently switched to Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 and want to continue using that color theme. When I search for solarized in the ...
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Visual Studio: Start ASP.NET application and open webbrowser with currently selected folder as URL

I had no idea how to word this and thus no idea how to search for it, so hopefully this is not a duplicate. I have an ASP.NET MVC5 application and let‘s say a Transaction.cshtml file that is in the ...
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Unit test project option not visible in Visual Studio 2017 for a SQL server

I am trying to create a unit test project for a database project in Visual Studio 2017, do not see the option to create a 'SQL server Unit test'. Is it the version problem or do I need to update it?
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Is it possible to make IntelliSense in Visual Studio 2017 autocomplete typing text only by pressing TAB key

Sometimes IntelliSense behavior is very annoying. For example, typing in c# editor "Random[SPACE]" resulted "Random3DDataGenerator" in my code when the is no "using System;" in the code. I had to ...
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Why doesn't the exe file run while the solution itself in Visual Studio could run smoothly?

I'm trying to run the .exe file of my project in Visual Studio, on other systems that don't have Visual Studio installed, but the problem is that the solution can run when I click on "start" but when ...
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Visual Studio Community, stop inserting spaces

In VS Community 2017 for mac how do I get the editor to stop inserting spaces? Example: public string myProperty { get; the space is added automatically when I type {. It ruins my flow and ends ...
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Prevent the generation process and execute

Using Visual Studio, Keys like [F5], [CRTL+F5], [F10], [F11] will generate and execute your code. So any fat finger [F12], or any "reflexe" [F11] to enter the function definition, will excecute the ...
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Windows 10 Administrator rights needed when dev command prompt is run as administrator

Maybe I work today too long but: What are the additional (another) admin rights? Windows is killing me.
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Debugger.Launch() on Visual Studio 2017

I have Visual Studio Professional 2017 Version 15.8.2, I'm trying to use Debugger.Launch() but I can't see VS2017 on the list of possible debuggers in the Visual Studio Just-In-Time Debugger window. ...
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After migration from TFS 2015 to TFS 2018 viewing a changeset doesn't show related workitem

I started a migration from TFS 2015 to TFS 2018. Everything worked fine. But now I have a problem showing the work item for a changeset. I do th following: I open the Source Control Explorer Is ...
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How to build for XP in Visual Studio 2017?

I tried to follow Configuring Programs for Windows XP, but I have no General option under Configuration Properties. I installed Desktop development with C++ and Windows XP support for C++.
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Auto complete not inserting function parentheses

I came from Code::Blocks and there was a facility, which when typing for example the name of a function and pressing tab, the auto-complete would also bring the parentheses of the function and ...
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identifier is undefined warning, for functions that already exist in #include

I have a c++ source code that compiles normally in Visual Studio 2017, but strangely, VS 2017 shows in red underlined the names of some functions that I created and left in a #include, accusing as ...
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Visual Studio 2017 AutoRecover Doesn't Disable

I cannot seem to get the auto-recover option within Visual Studio 2017 it properly disable. Instead, having it unchecked seems to do nothing at all. The IDE still creates endless .tmp files all over ...
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Visual Studio 2017, F7 not working

I still have F7 as my global View code key, but it doesn't work. My F7 key on keyboard is not broken (because I can use F7 in other app) How can I detect what happened with my F7 key in Visual Studio?
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Latest Visual Studio Community 2017 Installer on Windows 10 - Bluescreen

So I was installing Visual Studio 2017 Community today, and I started the installation and got away. When I got back, I was presented with a Recovery Screen, telling me that Windows might not be ...
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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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Visual Studio 2017: How can I reset the default form size (C#)?

Normally, the default form size of Visual Studio is 300 by 300. For some reason, it is now 816 by 489 (or this.ClientSize = new System.Drawing.Size(800, 450) in FormX.Designer.cs). I set Form1 to be ...
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Use var everywhere in file/project/solution not working

I'm using Visual Studio 2017 (15.7.1) and Resharper 2018 (2018.1) and am trying to run the command "Use var" but apply it accross the entire solution. I use the left hand side "hammer" icon and select ...
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Is there a way to get file navigation for HTML files in Visual Studio 2017?

So, in all of my C# files, and if I use them correctly my JS files, I have the cool little dropdown in the top right corner that lets me quick nav to the various functions in the current file. This ...
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Integration issue for FORTRAN in Intel Parallel Studio XE 2018 with Visual Studio 2017

the version is supported according to https://software.intel.com/en-us/articles/troubleshooting-fortran-integration-issues-with-visual-studio/ but no compiler appears in VS. how should I fix this?
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IIS Express: How to accept connections from the local network?

I am using Visual Studio 2107 + IIS Express. I need to test a Xamarin app connecting to my ASP Net Core WebAPI. How to configure the ASP Net project + IIS Express to accept connections * from the ...
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Manage Offline Network Installation of Visual Studio 2017

Since Visual Studio moved to a more evergreen approach with VS2017, I have downloaded an offline copy via instructions here to make available on a network share for installation across many computers ...
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Visual Studio 2017 installation fails

I am trying to install Visual Studio 2017 Community Edition on a Windows 10 machine which was recently reformatted. There's hardly anything installed but it is up-to-date in terms of Windows Updates. ...
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Point Python intellisense to new location

According to the answer to this question, if I want Visual Studio to give me Intellisense help for any Python packages I create by hand, I've got to put them in a specific folder (on my computer that'...
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Windows 10 1709 in combination with C# project targetting .NET 4.7.1

I'm trying to target .NET 4.7.1 in C# but I'm getting a error: The C$ project xxx is targeting ".NETFramework,Version=v4.7.1", which is not installed on this machine. To proceed, select an option ...
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Control Panel shows same application multiple times (twice)

For some reason, I appear to have visual studio twice on my machine. However, I don't know if I really do, or whether it's just what Control Panel shows This is a screen shot of my control panel ...
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SQL Server 2017 Express Edition: localhost and 127.0.0.1 are not identical

I need install and use SQL Server 2017 Express Edition. I downloaded it from this link: Microsoft® SQL Server® 2017 Express and installed basic version to C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server. I ...
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Property marker menu items greyed out

I'm trying to develop my first Windows UWP app, following this tutorial on creating a UI. When I have added a TextBlock to MainPage.xaml, I can't choose System Resource from the property marker menu ...
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Visual Studio and MVVM-Cross

I have Xamarin.Android project. I need to implement and use the MVVM-Cross. Windows 10 Pro 64 Visual Studio 2017 I install NuGet package: Install-Package MvvmCross -Version 5.6.3 Also, I ...
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Is it possible in Visual Studio to rename the file being edited without finding it in the solution explorer?

Is it possible, via native Visual Studio functionality or ReSharper, to rename the file I'me editing without finding it in the solution explorer? Or is there another way to do so that is relatively ...
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Visual Studio 2015/2017 layout backup

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 2017 window is black

After applying the Fall Creators Update to my Windows 10 I'm not able to open Visual Studio properly. I can see the startup screen like everything would be fine – but after it disappears, the only ...
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How to disable TestResults folder in Visual Studio?

Visual Studio is generating a lot of empty folders in the TestResults subfolder of C# projects. Is there a way to disable it? I often delete more then 5k of them. Deploy_UserName 2017-10-31 18_13_17\ ...