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How to get rid of the error while creating Syncfusion UWP Project from latest update of Visual Studio 2017

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The Syncfusion UWP Project Templates will get following error message while creating the Syncfusion UWP application in latest update installed Visual Studio 2017 (v15.3.2). Exception throw while creating the Syncfusion UWP application in Visual Studio 2017 (v15.3.2)

You can perform the following steps to resolve this issue.

  1. Download the modified Syncfusion UWP Project Template extension for required versions from below mentioned locations.
    For - Syncfuion.UWP.VSExtension
    For - Syncfuion.UWP.VSExtension
  2. Replace the downloaded VSIX to below mentioned Syncfusion Essential Studio setup installed location.
    Location – {Drive}\Program Files (x86)\Syncfusion\Essential Studio\{Build Version}\Utilities\Extensions\UWP\Project Templates\VS2017
    For Example - C:\Program Files (x86)\Syncfusion\Essential Studio\\Utilities\Extensions\UWP\Project Templates\VS2017
  3. Navigate the below location and run the SyncfusionVSIXInstallerWindows.exe. It will open the Syncfusion VSIX installer dialog. Then choose the Syncfusion.UWP.VSExtension and click configure button. The updated Syncfusion.UWP.VSExtension will be installed in your Visual Studio.
    Location – {Drive}\Program Files (x86)\Syncfusion\Essential Studio\{Build Version}\Utilities\Extensions\VSIX Installer  Install Syncfusion UWP Extensions by Syncfusion VSIX Installer

    Make sure all the Visual Studio instances are closed while running the Syncfusion VSIX installer.

  1. Once Syncfusion UWP Visual Studio Extension is installed, open Visual Studio 2017 and try to create Syncfusion UWP Application from Syncfusion UWP Project Template. Now, we can create Syncfusion UWP applications without any issues.
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