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/ResetSettings (devenv.exe)

Restores the default settings for Visual Studio and automatically launches its integrated development environment (IDE). Optionally resets the settings to the specified .vssettings file.

Devenv /ResetSettings SettingsFile


Optional. The full path and name of the .vssettings file to apply to Visual Studio.

If no SettingsFile is specified, this switch restores the default Visual Studio settings.

The following code example applies the settings stored in the file MySettings.vssettings.

Devenv.exe /ResetSettings "C:\My Files\MySettings.vssettings"