VSIX Extension Schema Reference
A VSIX manifest file describes the contents of a VSIX package This section details the schema requirements for a VSIX manifest.
Defines the root element of a VSIX manifest, which contains installation information for a VSIX package.
The Identifier, Reference, and Content elements are children of this element.
Contains the information that uniquely identifies the deployment package.
Contains specifications for the dependencies that the extension relies on.
Contains references to the installable components of the VSIX package.
Explains the deployment process for Visual Studio extensions.
VSIX Language Pack Schema
The schema to use for publishing language packs.
Shows how to use Extension Manager to install, remove, enable, and disable extensions.
Steps through the process of wrapping an extension in a VSIX package and then deploying the package.