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Visual Studio Installer (remove only)

2.0.1

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 6/3/2019.

Uninstalling this package removes the Visual Studio Installer, which remains present after the Visual Studio product packages (such as visualstudio2017enterprise or visualstudio2019buildtools) are uninstalled.

This package does not install anything by itself.

To install Visual Studio Installer (remove only), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install visualstudio-installer

To upgrade Visual Studio Installer (remove only), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade visualstudio-installer

Files

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  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    Write-Debug 'Empty script to avoid Chocolatey Package Verifier false positive warning (https://github.com/chocolatey/package-validator/issues/178).'
    
  • tools\ChocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    Uninstall-VisualStudio `
        -PackageName 'visualstudio-installer' `
        -InstallerTechnology 'WillowVS2017OrLater'
    

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Dependencies

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Microsoft

Copyright

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/legal/intellectualproperty/permissions

Tags

Release Notes

Software

Visual Studio 2019 release notes
Visual Studio 2017 release notes

Package

2.0.1: Fixed uninstall script.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Visual Studio Installer (remove only) 2.0.0 91051 Sunday, March 31, 2019 approved

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