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Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent

15.9.7.0

This package skips automatic verification:

Requires a reboot after KB2919355


This package was approved as a trusted package on 2/21/2019.

Overview

Agents for Visual Studio 2017 can be used for load, functional, and automated testing. For more details, please refer to the ALM blog.

To find out what's new or to see the known issues, see the Visual Studio 2017 Release Notes.
System requirements

Customizations

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

The language of the installed software can be controlled using the package parameter --locale language.
The list of languages is presented here. By default, the operating system display language is used.

Example

This command will install Visual Studio Test Agent, display progress during the installation and specify the English language regardless of operating system settings:

choco install visualstudio2017testagent --package-parameters "--passive --locale en-US"

More package parameter examples

Notes

A reboot may be required after (or even before) installing/uninstalling this package.
If control over reboots is required, it is advisable to install the dependencies (esp. dotnet4.6.2 or later) first, perform a reboot if necessary, and then install this package.

To install Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install visualstudio2017testagent --version 15.9.7.0

To upgrade Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade visualstudio2017testagent --version 15.9.7.0

Files

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  • tools\ChocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    Remove-VisualStudioProduct `
        -PackageName 'visualstudio2017testagent' `
        -Product 'TestAgent' `
        -VisualStudioYear '2017'
    
  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    Install-VisualStudio `
        -PackageName 'visualstudio2017testagent' `
        -ApplicationName 'Microsoft Visual Studio Test Agent 2017' `
        -Url 'https://download.visualstudio.microsoft.com/download/pr/4a52bd7f-6921-4cd5-a054-8f45a90bc933/0e4b6ce290ab9ad0c174e8fbb99b0929/vs_testagent.exe' `
        -Checksum 'EFD06837C13A60FC2B8F4FE76043C84AF021D9417F7EA3EADAB2FB4F0A55C0E6' `
        -ChecksumType 'SHA256' `
        -InstallerTechnology 'WillowVS2017OrLater' `
        -Product 'TestAgent' `
        -VisualStudioYear '2017'
    
  • tools\.skipAutoUninstall

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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

Tags

Release Notes

Software

Visual Studio 2017 release notes

Package

15.9.7.0:
- Package metadata updated for Visual Studio 2017 version 15.9.7 (the native installer always installs the latest released Visual Studio 2017 build).
- Updated bootstrapper url.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent 15.9.7.0 352 Thursday, February 21, 2019 approved
Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent 15.9.4.0 897 Saturday, January 5, 2019 approved
Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent 15.9.2.0 564 Tuesday, November 27, 2018 approved
Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent 15.9.1.0 467 Saturday, November 17, 2018 approved
Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent 15.8.9.0 398 Wednesday, November 7, 2018 approved
Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent 15.8.7.0 818 Wednesday, October 17, 2018 approved
Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent 15.8.6.0 734 Tuesday, October 2, 2018 approved
Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent 15.8.2.0 812 Monday, September 3, 2018 approved
Visual Studio 2017 Test Agent 15.8.0.0 224 Thursday, August 16, 2018 approved
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