Issue with compiling VS Package (with missing dependencies)

Hi all, Today i rather had a strange problem, where one of my Visual Studio package failed to compile with the following error 1>C:\Program Files (x86)\MSBuild\Microsoft\VisualStudio\v12.0\VSSDK\Microsoft.VsSDK.targets(761,5): error : CreatePkgDef : error : ReflectionTypeLoadException: Unable to load one or more…

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VSIX installation error .[PathConflictException: Another extension is already installed to the path that this extension is trying to install...]

One source of this error is when the Author field of the extension.vsixmanifest is left empty. To fix this please give valid author name in the vsixmanifest when developing the extension. It is also possible to extract the vsix and edit the extension.vsixmanifest and repackage it and then…

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Visual Studio VSX Developer help links

The following are some of the links that one of our good fellow developers had compiled during his period of work here with us. Ordering the options page =========> Set the Reg Key - Sort [$RootKey$\ToolsOptionsPages\AVR Toolchain\GCC 8-Bit] "Sort"=dword:00000000 [$RootKey$\ToolsOptionsPages\AVR Toolchain\GCC 32-Bit]…

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Error in Visual Studio : No VisualStudio Registration Attribute found in this assembly

This error happens when you create a project of type “Visual studio package” (or any Extensibility project) from Visual Studio 2010 and then you remove the file Package.cs from the project for some reason. TO fix please open the project file manually and remove the entry.1. <Import…

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