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How to configure the Syncfusion LightSwitch Extension in Visual Studio?

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When Visual Studio 2013 Community is installed, LightSwitch platform is not configured, as default. So, configure LightSwitch in Visual Studio 2013 Community from the following MSDN blog:


To configure Syncfusion LightSwitch Extension in Visual Studio:

Follow the steps to configure the Syncfusion LightSwitch Extension in Visual Studio.

  1. Open Command Prompt in the Administrator mode and navigate to the mentioned installed location.

Location: {Drive:}\Program Files (x86)\Syncfusion\Essential Studio\{Version}\Utilities\LightSwitch Extensions

Example: C:\Program Files (x86)\Syncfusion\Essential Studio\\Utilities\LightSwitch Extensions

  1. Run the InstallLightSwitchExtension.exe with the mentioned arguments.

Arguments: lightswitchhtml,lightswitchsilverlight {Version}

Example: lightswitchhtml,lightswitchsilverlight

Refer to the following screenshot that shows the Administrator: Command Prompt.
  Configuring the "Syncfusion LightSwitch Extension" using command prompt

  1. Now, both the LightSwitch Silverlight and LightSwitch HTML extensions are configured in Visual Studio.
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