Thursday, March 29, 2012

Create .sln file for ASP.NET


How to create a .sln file for an existing ASP.NET application

  • From the Visual Studio menu choose "File | New | Project..."
  • From the resulting dialog, under "Other Project Types" choose "Visual Studio Solutions" and create a blank solution.
  • Then from the Visual Studio menu choose "File | Add | Existing Web Site" and point it to your web site to add it to your new solution.

It’s that simple



6 comments:

  1. This was so simple, beginners like me will find this useful as we are not generally aware about such simple things. I think now I should do a victory dance too as I was succeeded in this.

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  2. Hi Juan

    I'm glad this was helpfull for you.

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  3. great post with simple instruction

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  4. Thank you, Carl. You saved me from my monster "nested master pages." (Doing victory dance in my head as it is midnight here).

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    1. Happy to help, just 2 weeks ago I had to refer to this post to revive a legacy project.

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