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This is a prerelease version of .NET Desktop Development workload for Visual Studio 2017.

.NET Desktop Development workload for Visual Studio 2017

1.0.0-rc1

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Overview

This package adds the .NET Desktop Development workload to an existing installation of Visual Studio 2017 (Enterprise, Professional or Community).

The lists of components included in this workload in respective Visual Studio 2017 products are shown here:
- Enterprise
- Professional
- Community

Visual Studio 2017 must be installed first, for example using Chocolatey packages: visualstudio2017enterprise, visualstudio2017professional, visualstudio2017community.

Customizations

The package passes all package parameters to the Visual Studio installer, enabling full customization of the installation. The possible parameters are described here. The package passes --norestart by default, and --quiet, unless --passive is specified in the package parameters.

By default, the package installs only components required by the workload. Package parameters can be used to include recommended and/or optional components:

  • --includeRecommended - Includes the recommended components.
  • --includeOptional - Includes the optional components.

By default, the package will detect installed Visual Studio products and add the workload to all products that support it and do not have it installed already.

In order to act on one specific product when several are installed, the product needs to be indicated to the package via parameters, either:

  • --installPath - the path where the product is installed, for example "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio\2017\Enterprise"

or (both are needed):

  • --productId - the identifier of the product, for example "Microsoft.VisualStudio.Product.Enterprise"
  • --channelId - the release channel, should be "VisualStudio.15.Release"

Example 1. Installing the workload on all products, including recommended, but not optional components:

choco install visualstudio2017-workload-manageddesktop --package-parameters "--includeRecommended"

Example 2. Installing the workload on one specific product, including all recommended and optional components:

choco install visualstudio2017-workload-manageddesktop --package-parameters "--productId Microsoft.VisualStudio.Product.Enterprise --channelId VisualStudio.15.Release --includeRecommended --includeOptional"

To install .NET Desktop Development workload for Visual Studio 2017, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install visualstudio2017-workload-manageddesktop --version 1.0.0-rc1 --pre

To upgrade .NET Desktop Development workload for Visual Studio 2017, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade visualstudio2017-workload-manageddesktop --version 1.0.0-rc1 --pre

Files

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  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    Add-VisualStudioWorkload `
        -PackageName 'visualstudio2017-workload-manageddesktop' `
        -Workload 'ManagedDesktop' `
        -VisualStudioYear '2017' `
        -ApplicableProducts @('Community', 'Professional', 'Enterprise')
    
  • tools\ChocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    Remove-VisualStudioWorkload `
        -PackageName 'visualstudio2017-workload-manageddesktop' `
        -Workload 'ManagedDesktop' `
        -VisualStudioYear '2017' `
        -ApplicableProducts @('Community', 'Professional', 'Enterprise')
    

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Dependencies

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Microsoft

Copyright

http://www.microsoft.com/about/legal/en/us/IntellectualProperty/Copyright/Default.aspx

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Release Notes

Software

Visual Studio 2017 release notes

Package

1.0.0-rc1: Initial package release.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
.NET Desktop Development workload for Visual Studio 2017 1.2.0-rc2 85 Thursday, May 17, 2018 approved
.NET Desktop Development workload for Visual Studio 2017 1.1.1 2885 Saturday, December 9, 2017 approved
.NET Desktop Development workload for Visual Studio 2017 1.1.0 2750 Thursday, March 9, 2017 approved
.NET Desktop Development workload for Visual Studio 2017 1.1.0-rc3 193 Saturday, March 4, 2017 exempted
.NET Desktop Development workload for Visual Studio 2017 1.0.1-rc2 215 Wednesday, March 1, 2017 exempted
.NET Desktop Development workload for Visual Studio 2017 1.0.0-rc1 219 Friday, February 17, 2017 exempted

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