ARM64 NOTE: If you are running Visual Studio on an ARM64 OS use this version instead.
This extension provides the same functionality that currently exists in Visual Studio 2019 for Visual Studio Installer projects. To use this extension, you can either open the Extensions and Updates dialog, select the online node, and search for "Visual Studio Installer Projects," or you can download directly from this page.
Once you have finished installing the extension and restarted Visual Studio, you will be able to open existing Visual Studio Installer projects, or create new ones.
The documentation is available here: https://aka.ms/vdproj-docs
For modern deployment targeting Windows 10 you can also use the Windows Packaging Project to create APPX and/or MSIX packages.
NOTE: This extension is designed to work with Visual Studio 2022. You can download a version of this extension compatible with with Visual Studio 2017 and Visual Studio 2019 here. You can download a version of this extension compatible with Visual Studio 2015 here.
What's new in 2.0.1
What's new in 2.0.0