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Visual Studio 2012 Update 5


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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 12/28/2015.

Visual Studio 2012 updates are cumulative releases that include new features and fixes that were delivered in previous Visual Studio 2012 Updates.

The following technology improvements have been made in Visual Studio 2012.5:

  • Team Project Rename support for Local Workspaces

The following issues have been fixed in Visual Studio 2012.5:

  • In Source Control Explorer, a branch operation causes an error and is not completed.

To install Visual Studio 2012 Update 5, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install vs2012.5

To upgrade Visual Studio 2012 Update 5, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade vs2012.5


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $arguments = @{
        packageName = 'vs2012.5'
        url = ''
        checksumType = 'sha1'
        checksum = '577B762ED1FC3A7046840D6588E0CC4462ABBC0C'
        installerType = 'exe'
        silentArgs = "/Passive /NoRestart /Log ""${Env:TEMP}\VS2012.5.log"""
        validExitCodes = @(0, 3010)
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @arguments

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