Microsoft fixing the hardcoded, unlocalized "Application Data" subfolder when searching for .AddIn files

July 27, 2009

In the following article: INFO: Default .AddIn file locations for Visual Studio add-ins I mentioned the problem with one of the locations (%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\Microsoft\MSEnvShared\AddIns) that hardcodes “Application Data” subfolder, when it should be localized. I reported the problem to Microsoft and it will be fixed in VS 2010 Beta 2: All add-in developers […]