Fix Visual Studio Error “No exports were found that match the constraint”

When loading an existing universal Windows App solution, I noticed that the shred project failed to load in Visual Studio 2013. When creating a new one, I ran into an error as shown below. No exports were found that match the constraint:      ContractName    Microsoft.VisualStudio.Text.ITextDocumentFactoryService     RequiredTypeIdentity    Microsoft.VisualStudio.Text.ITextDocumentFactoryService A Stackoverflow post by Simon B. Robert…

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TFS – Cloud-based Collaboration Platform for Software Development Teams

Team Foundation Service, a version of Team Foundation Server hosted on Windows Azure, “provides modern application lifecycle support for modern app development, including agile project planning and management tools, version control, build automation, and the continuous deployment automation needed to effectively and efficiently manage software development projects.” Read Somasegar’s blog post here for more detail….

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Project Austin – An Easy to Use Digital Note-taking App for Windows 8

I had an opportunity this weekend to download, compile and test a great note-taking app for Windows 8. You can download the source code of the app at codeplex.com and read Jorge Pereira’s blog post about Project Austin. Make sure you follow the steps below before compiling the app in Visual Studio 2012. Once you’ve…

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Learn What’s New in Visual Studio 2012 and .NET 4.5

  Learn what’s new in Visual Studio 2012 and the .NET Framework 4.5 from the Visual Studio virtual launch event currently available on demand here. .NET 4.5 and languages Learn the latest capabilities of .NET Framework 4.5, including enhancements in languages, libraries, and tools for creating modern apps. Web and cloud Take advantage of Visual…

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Windows Azure Training Kit – August 2012 Available for Download

Windows Azure Training Kit – August 2012 is available for download now. The update of the Windows Azure Training Kit includes 41 hands-on labs and 35 presentations. Some of the updates in this version include: Added 7 presentations specifically designed for the Windows Azure DevCamps Added 4 presentations for Windows Azure SQL Database, SQL Federation,…

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Visual Studio 11 User Interface Gets Better in RC

The user experience design team at Microsoft dev tools division has made several improvements to Visual Studio 11 user interface after gathering significant response and feedback from the community. The changes focus primarily on the following three areas. An overall desire for more visual “energy” and contrast Calls for a more balanced application of Metro…

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Developer Tools for Creating Client, Cloud and Phone Apps on Windows 8 Consumer Preview

You can download and install Windows 8 Consumer Preview first and then Windows 8 tools and SDK. The latter includes Microsoft Visual Studio 11 Express Beta for Windows 8, which is your tool to build Metro style apps, the Windows 8 SDK, Blend for Visual Studio, and project templates. Tools for Creating Windows Azure apps…

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Visual Studio & TFS Sessions and Lab for US Public Sector at FOSE, 4/3-4/5/2012

The Microsoft team will be conducting 7 separate demo sessions and running a small lab to allow for hands-on-access at FOSE 2012. Please come join us and don’t worry about FOSE registration costs… just register for the "Free Expo" portion of FOSE. See more detail here.

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Microsoft WebsiteSpark Program for Developers and Designers

Microsoft WebsiteSpark is designed to ignite the success of professional Web developers and designers. The program enables you to get software, support and business opportunities from Microsoft at no cost during the 3-year membership term. For design, development, testing and demonstration of new websites – for a total of up to three users per Web…

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