Deployment: Distributing and Maintaining Your Application
This topic contains links to other topics related to deploying Visual Studio LightSwitch–based applications.
You can deploy LightSwitch-based applications as desktop or Web applications using a 2-tier or 3-tier topology to a local computer, to a server running Internet Information Services (IIS), or to Microsoft Azure. You can also deploy web services that are based on LightSwitch to a server that's running Internet Information Services (IIS) or to Azure.
Describes the process of deploying applications.
Shows how to deploy a 2-tier desktop application.
Shows how to deploy a 3-tier desktop or Web application to a server.
Shows how to deploy a service that exposes Visual Studio LightSwitch data to other applications.
Shows how to change between desktop and Web applications and change where the application is hosted.
Describes how to sign a deployment package with a security certificate.
Shows how to deploy additional items with an application.
Contains information about commonly encountered issues and the steps that are required to resolve them.