Fixing errors CS1525 and CS1003 in MSBuild

When building a Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 solution that uses C#6 and C#7 features from the command line (PowerShell), I was getting the errors: MyClass.cs(845,112): error CS1525: Invalid expression term ‘decimal’ [Web.csproj] MyClass.cs(845,120): error CS1003: Syntax error, ‘,’ expected [Web.csproj] MyClass.cs(870,116): error CS1525: Invalid expression term ‘decimal’ [Web.csproj] MyClass.cs(870,124): error …

Fixing: NPM / Node error on Windows: The specified path, file name, or both are too long. The fully qualified file name must be less than 260 characters, and the directory name must be less than 248 characters.

I was using Visual Studio 2015 update 3 on Windows 10 x64 and was getting the error: “The specified path, file name, or both are too long. The fully qualified file name must be less than 260 characters, and the directory name must be less than 248 characters.”, when running …

Create a Visual Studio 2015 Project Template and upload it to the gallery

The most simple way to create a Visual Studio 2015 Project Template, is to start from an existing project template. In short: To create a project template follow the steps at: https://msdn.microsoft.com/nl-nl/library/xkh1wxd8.aspx?f=255&MSPPError=-2147217396 To create a Visual Studio 2015 extension from the created project template, follow the steps at: https://msdn.microsoft.com/nl-nl/library/dd885241.aspx   …