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Silk4Net does not show up on Visual Studio 2015 Express Edition

Silk4Net does not show up on Visual Studio 2015 Express Edition

Microsoft do not allow the loading of any third-party extensions in Visual Studio 2015 Express Edition.

Microsoft's Ryan Molden, (...) said that disallowing non-Microsoft extensions is deliberate:

"We don't prevent you from INSTALLING a package to Express (since that just means 'writing some bits into the registry'), but it will never successfully load.

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Silk4Net 18.0 supports the following versions of Visual Studio:

Visual Studio 2010 • Professional • Ultimate
Visual Studio 2012 • Professional • Ultimate
Visual Studio 2013 • Community • Professional • Premium • Ultimate
Visual Studio 2015 • Community • Professional


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