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Extensibility Tools


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Requires Visual Studio to be installed.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 9/6/2016.

Contains numerous tools and helpers that makes it easier than ever to build Visual Studio extensions.

To install Extensibility Tools, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install extensibilitytools

To upgrade Extensibility Tools, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade extensibilitytools


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $name = 'Extensibility Tools'
    $url = ' Tools.vsix'
    Install-ChocolateyVsixPackage $name $url

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Mads Kristensen


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Extensibility Tools 1.9.176 227 Friday, June 24, 2016 approved
Extensibility Tools 2015 1.7.154 233 Wednesday, March 23, 2016 approved
Extensibility Tools 2015 1.6.130 185 Monday, February 15, 2016 approved
Extensibility Tools 2015 1.5.108 165 Tuesday, January 5, 2016 approved
Extensibility Tools 2015 1.5.101 184 Tuesday, October 27, 2015 approved

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