MZ-Tools Articles Series: BUG: EnvDTE80.Solution2.GetProjectTemplate returns wrong template for ClassLibrary if Windows Phone SDK installed

July 3, 2013

Of course, creating Visual Studio projects with the automation model that I showed in my last post is not only tricky but also fragile if there is a collision with project templates names, something that happened during the Visual Studio 2012 beta and that was fixed after I reported it: EnvDTE80.Solution2.GetProjectTemplate(“ClassLibrary.zip”, “VisualBasic”) returns Windows Metro […]


MZ-Tools Articles Series: HOWTO: Create a project from a Visual Studio add-in

July 3, 2013

Long time ago I wrote how to create a (blank) Visual Studio solution from an add-in, which while not very useful, it was tricky: HOWTO: Create a solution from a Visual Studio add-in. http://www.mztools.com/articles/2011/MZ2011001.aspx Today I have written the continuation with something more usefu (specially if you practice integration testing)l, how to create a project: […]