Image watch plugin not installing for VS 2017 community version

asked 2017-04-10 17:58:04 -0500

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Did anyone successfully install Image watch for Visual studio 2017 community version?

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According to one comment in the reviews here: https://marketplace.visualstudio.com/items?itemName=WolfKienzle.ImageWatch (https://marketplace.visualstudio.com/...)

" For Visual Studio 2017 "support": 1. Download the extension (ImageWatch.vsix) and open it using WinRAR 2. From inside the bundle, open "extension.vsixmanifest" (using Notepad/Visual Studio, or any XML editor) 3. Edit line number 11 to match: "<installationtarget id="Microsoft.VisualStudio.Community" version="[15.0]"/>" 4. Edit line number 15 to match: "<dependency id="Microsoft.VisualStudio.MPF.15.0" displayname="Visual Studio MPF 15.0" version="[15.0]"/>" 5. Save the file and update it in the archive (select Yes in WinRAR dialog) 6. Install the extension (it will complain that it might not be compatible, but it works)"

I seem to be able to install it, however, I'

guitarguy12387 gravatar imageguitarguy12387 ( 2017-04-25 09:50:33 -0500 )edit