Cyan: Another magic color for developers of Visual Studio 2012 add-ins

September 26, 2012

So far there were two magic colors to be known by developers of Visual Studio add-ins: Almost green (RGB = 0, 254, 0) to get transparency in custom bitmaps of commands. See HOWTO: Create a command with a custom picture using a managed satellite DLL for a XML-based Visual Studio add-in. Magenta (RGB = 255, […]


Another strange case of error 80131522 loading a Visual Studio add-in

September 26, 2012

OK, this is a post mainly for me (to be found in the future) because yesterday it was the second time that it happened (and I barely remembered the first one). It is a so subtle scenario that it can only happen if you create lots of add-ins for multiple versions of VisualĀ  Studio (I […]