Visual Studio 2015

Workaround: Can’t build my Universal Windows App (UWP) due to WireUpCoreRuntime error

Today I hit an annoying bug trying to build a newly created Universal Windows app using Visual Studio 2015 with Update 2 The “WireUpCoreRuntime” task failed unexpectedly.System.IO.DirectoryNotFoundException: Could not find a part of the path ‘C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft SDKs\Windows Kits\10\ExtensionSDKs\Microsoft.NET.CoreRuntime\1.0\AppLocal\x86\UWPShim.exe’.   at System.IO.__Error.WinIOError(Int32 errorCode, String maybeFullPath)   at System.IO.File.InternalCopy(String sourceFileName, String destFileName, Boolean overwrite, Boolean checkHost)   at…

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Visual Studio 2015 – CTP 5

I am happy to report that the Visual Studio team has shipped new version of Visual Studio 2015, with release of CTP 5. It is our hope that you will try this new release and provide us feedback on the new features, fixes and any new problems. Details to get you started are below: What’s New…

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