Last post Jun 22, 2007 06:45 AM by Sohnee
Jun 19, 2007 08:30 AM|smarterthanaboy|LINK
I know this is an elementary question but I just started a new job where I'm working with vs 2003 instead of 2005 which I am used to. I can't switch to 2005 because my company is still on the 1.1 framework. So my simple question is how do I publish my
Thanks for your help
Jun 19, 2007 10:33 AM|Sohnee|LINK
The easiest way is to add a "web deployment project" to your solution, then add the project output from your web project to your deployment project. The deployment project will create an MSI for you to run on the web server - and you know it will do the
same thing every time. Just re-run the MSI to uninstall and run the new MSI to install the latest version.
Jun 21, 2007 04:17 AM|Benson Yu - MSFT|LINK
Visual Studio 2003 doesn’t support “Web Deployment project”. Please refer to the following link.
HOW TO: Deploy an ASP.NET Web Application Using the Copy Project Feature in Visual Studio .NET
Jun 22, 2007 03:24 AM|Sohnee|LINK
I hate to disagree with someone who actually works for the company that made the product, but VS 2003 DOES have setup and deployment projects - I've used them for 3 years. Hope you don't mind me pointing it out.
Here's a guide to using them:
Jun 22, 2007 06:08 AM|Benson Yu - MSFT|LINK
I apologise for the misunderstanding. It’s my fault, I misdeemed the “web deployment project” as the add-in which can be downloaded from this link:
Visual Studio 2005 Web Deployment Projects
I can assure you that I do care this issue from now on. Thanks a lot for you point it out, my friend…
Jun 22, 2007 06:45 AM|Sohnee|LINK
Not a problem - cheers.