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Installing VSPackages

This section discusses how to build and install VSPackages and how to support users who are running multiple versions of Visual Studio at the same time.

Walkthrough: Deploying a VSPackage

Examines and compares several simple ways to deploy a VSPackage.

Supporting Multiple Versions of Visual Studio

Describes issues related to multiple versions of Visual Studio and your VSPackage during development and deployment to end users.

Installing VSPackages By Using Windows Installer

Describes how to release your VSPackages as an installable product.

Customizing for Testing By Using the Visual Studio SDK

Describes how you can extend Visual Studio Team Edition for Testers to support new types of tests.

Visual Studio Integration Tests

Provides a set of tests to help make sure that VSPackages correctly integrate into Visual Studio.

Releasing a Visual Studio Integration Product

Shows how to release a Visual Studio integration product.