Hotfix for “Issue with Auto-Generated Designer Files not Adding Controls”

A hotfix is now available for issues most commonly described as “Controls are not being recognized in the code-behind” and “Editing existing .aspx regenerates .aspx.designer.(cs), but most of the controls are now missing”. These issues were seen in Visual Studio 2010 RC release.

This hotfix can be downloaded from: http://connect.microsoft.com/VisualStudio/Downloads/DownloadDetails.aspx?DownloadID=27117

The update addresses the following Connect bugs:

If you continue to experience these types of issues after applying this fix; please let us know immediately.  You can send these issues directly to the Web Development Tools team via a DL we have setup for direct feedback on anything web development related for this RC.  The DL is: vsweb@microsoft.com.

We hope this helps,
- Mayuri Diwan and Nichole Baker
- Web Development Tools