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Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) from Microsoft. It supports many different programming languages.

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Why am I getting errors like these when trying to build my app

I am currently trying to build and publish my app to the universal windows platform halfway through the process of doing so, during the validation process I got stopped with these errors. The 1st one ...
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Synchronization problem with Visual Studio 2017 and Unity 2017.1.1f

Sometimes I need to change a lot of files and Clean and Rebuild the Solution to get the changes on Unity, am I missing some configuration on Visual Studio or Unity? I uninstalled everything and make a ...
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Visual Studio is not being installed and I can't quit installing it

I'm new to Unity, making my first steps, but I got stuck with the installation of Visual Studio. It's not being installed and can't be cancelled. I tried to add a module and Unity started the ...
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How do I create a build from a custom Game Engine?

I have an custom Game Engine, made in C++ and made in Microsoft Visual Studio 2019. Currently, this Game Engine has a .sln with the following projects: TheGameEditor, which is the current entry point ...
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Editor script in VStudio cannot 'see' main scripts

(Notice: This is a crosspost with r/UnityHelp) When loading a custom editor script into VStudio, it cannot see the main game scripts. This is quite annoying for writing code, as you'll imagine. ...
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OpenGL - Debug version runs faster than Release version

My Visual Studio 2019, 64-bit version of Tetris using OpenGL runs significantly faster, 3X, in Debug mode than in Release mode. The image above shows the board. Each cycle of the rendering or game ...
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Unreal Visual Studio 2019 taking forever for tellisense

I'm using the latest unreal engine and visual studio 2019. I'm having a problem where intellisense can take way too long. This usually happens when I have just opened the project inf VS 2019, but ...
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Unity problem with instantiated objects when destroyed

So this is my problem, I have a square that when destroyed spawn 4 smaller squares when shooting on it, but when I shoot one of the 4 smaller squares sometimes a different square that are not even ...
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How to speed up script compilation?

Is there a way to speed up script compile time when I change something in VS then click on Unity? It takes 15 seconds. Is this normal?
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Getting "System.Int32 is not defined or imported" in Visual Studio 2017 with Unity

I have been working well with Unity 2018.2 & VS2015, the only issue was the constant VS2015 reloading but I was putting up with it. When I upgraded to Unity 2018.3 an issue came up when trying to ...
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How to import a NET .dll newer than 2.0 into Unity?

I'm trying to build one of the simple EventBus libraries from Github and import them into Unity. Here are the libs: TinyMessenger and RedBus It's that simple - I ...
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How to setup a Visual Studio 2015 Android C++ project to use SFML and targets an Android device?

In Visual Studio I have installed the cross platform tools to set up a C++ project for Android and iOS such as the Android SDK, NDK and the corresponding USB drivers required to debug the program on a ...
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Cant load model from Content in latest Monogame version

Using MonoGame 3.4, I'm trying to display a simple textured basketball. Within the Game1 class, I've created Model mModel. My ...
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Unity and TFS Merging

I'm trying to come up with a good Unity dev collaboration solution for a company where TFS is used as main version control system. I've setup the Unity projects to create metadata and store all as ...
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How do I distribute MonoGame games in Windows?

I'm using VS2013 and MonoGame to create a simple game. The things is I can't make it run on others PCs. I've tried to copy Content to the Release folder using the "always copy" option in VS2013; I've ...
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Bullet Physics Simulation Running Slow

I'm in the process of converting my game engine from java which used the LWJGL and JBullet to c++. However, when I was implementing Bullet physics my simple simulation of a box dropping from specified ...
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Unreal Engine 4 - Error in Macro Syntax Causes Build to Hang

Problem Errors in macro syntax causes the module's build to hang for 2+ hours (possibly, indefinitely) with no indication of a build error. Steps to Reproduce Create a template game project in the ...
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Cmakelists.txt with sfml/glew/glm .exe doesn't work

I am working on a game in c++, i want to make a Cmakelists.txt file for build a .exe file. ...
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Can't start Unity project, none of the scripts load and materials are pink: JSON parse error: The document is empty

I am trying to open a project from a company, the problem is, nobody has this problem except me, so one can replicate it. When i open the project i get the following issues: There seems to be a file ...
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Specular lighting does not appear

I'm struggling to add specular lighting on-top of diffuse lighting and not entirely sure where I'm going wrong. I've followed the instructions given in our lecture but it just doesn't seem to be ...
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How can you get the Sid Meier's Civilization V SDK to run?

I'm trying to get the Sid Meier's Civilization V SDK to be able to do some improvements to the UI. It is possible to install and run it from Steam Library after ...
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Bullet physics linker error

I am trying to build my project in VS, which is a copy of HelloWorld.cpp provided by Bullet. I am getting a list of errors of sort "unresolved external symbol" when I build my project, ...
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How can I load symbols for Composure?

I'm trying to load symbols so I can use breakpoints in Composure scripts and see how they control the PostProcessing of the SceneCapture2D component (because of this problem), but breakpoints hit. I'...
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Room re-drawn multiple times when player walks into door

Using Visual Studio with C#, I am trying to have another room redrawn after the player walks into a door. What I'm finding is it creates more than one room and the walls don't line up. The code is ...
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playerOne.Score += 1; isnt working when my player picks up a item?

so currerntly i am working on a game just uses visual studio using C# but i have a issue where the player picks up a coin but it is not added to the score any reason why this would be. ...
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Visual Studio showing only one code suggestion?

I'm on visual studio 2022 (not visual studio code) for unity, and for some reason, visual studio will only display one suggestion, and asks me to press Alt+. to see the next one. IntelliSense is ...
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Unable to create an iOS project in Stride

I'm trying out stride but building my project fails for iOS. Windows, mac, and android work until it hits iOS and then it fails. I can create an iOS app in visual studio 2022 fine though. My error is: ...
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How to fix build errors in Stride Engine

I tried building Stride.GameStudio with with Visual Studio 2022, but it failed, with errors. I tried these steps from the README file. Close VS, clear the nuget cache (in your cmd dotnet nuget locals ...
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How to save Unity assests to another drive?

My C:\ volume has almost no space left. Therefore I want to transfer all my assets to the volume E:/. And save my new assets automatically on the E:/ volume. I have searched very long in unity for ...
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What does rebuilding the .vcxproj file do?

I'm having the same problem this user had. The solution is confusing me, because all I want to do is comment out the code I added that caused the compiler crash, get Unreal to accept it and stop ...
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Visual Studio not adding the header file to the Solution explorer

I'm having trouble with my Unreal Visual Studio 2019 project. I created a new header file, and saved it in the same folder my other ones are in. (I didn't add these, they were in the starter project ...
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When set Visual Studio as external editor tool, Unity will freeze (macbook version)

So I want to link visual studio and Unity, but if I set vs as the external editor tool and open a script, after I open a script for around 1 minute, Unity will freeze and I can't do anything but quit ...
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How to convert world coordinates to grid movement

I'm producing a tactical 3D RPG game and I have the following issue: I want the NPC to move through the grid. The grid is formed by tiles and each tile has a script attached to it. In this script, ...
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Unreal doesn't see Visual Studio 2019

I have Visual Studio 2019 installed, with all of the tools mentioned in the Unreal documentation installed, and when I try to create a C++ project in Unreal Engine, I get "No compiler was found. In ...
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Need help with a 'Read access violation' exception in an SFML/C++ project:

I'm recently learning to make a 2d game in SFML using a tutorial series on youtube by Suraj Sharma(Video 57): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kwd_AVCkvXE&list=PL6xSOsbVA1ebkU66okpi-KViAO8_9DJKg&...
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Prefabs x coordinate of position is getting mysteriously updated after destroying and reinstantiating them

Project brief I am trying to make a gamified version of to-do where the player enters tasks and is rewarded with points and a tree grows with the progress. What I am trying to do I have a list of ...
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How to extract data from a resource compiler script in c#

I need to know how to extract all data from a resource compiler script to a folder or the desktop. the .res files are compiled and added to an exe file. .res is the file extension. and if that is ...
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Need help with a Lnk2019 error in an SFML/C++ project

I'm currently making a 2D video game using the SFML library on Visual Studio 2019 community with the help of a Youtube tutorial series by Suraj Sharma: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdKZpv6xqdw&...
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Need help with sluggish sprite movement in an SFML-C++ project:

I've recently bought an SFML course on Udemy.The course is teaching me to make a game where you are chopping a tree while avoiding falling branches. Right now i'm learning to animate moving clouds ...
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Getting a control name/Displaying tooltip text

I am developing a character creator using Windows Forms (because apparently I can't create menus in Unity), and I want to display some tips and descriptions in a ...
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Character Controller + Lag = Massive Teleportation Through Walls

I'm working on a fairly robust game with another developer and we've been having a really serious issue with (I believe) the character controller. Specifically, if there's ever a large lag spike (as ...
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Unity3D always switches back to C# 4.0?

I have already done this: Unity3D > Edit > Project Settings > Player Scripting Runtime Version: Experimental (.NET 4.6 Equivalent) Api Compability Level: .NET 4.6 Visual Studio > Tools > Options > ...
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SFML Include Issues

I'm trying to copy over a VS2017 solution/project which uses SFML to a different machine. On the original machine, everything compiles and runs fine however when copied over to the second machine (...
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A question about HLSL debugger in Visual Studio Graphic Diagnostics

Here 's the thing. I developed a graphic project using SharpDx. Every time I actived the graphic diagnostic and debuged some hlsl code in my shaders, It always showed me the disassembling code rather ...
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SerializedPropertyBindings NullReferenceException

Using: Unity 4.6.1 Pro Visual Studio 2013 Pro, c# Team Foundation Connected to git vc Windows 7 Premium Building 2D iOS app (2D set up) Details: Periodically, this error is occurring. There is ...
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Solution for GIT commits in Visual Studio while Unity is open?

Specifications -VS 2013 Pro (Linked with Unity) -Unity 4.6.1 -Git Version Control (Linked with Visual Studio 2013) Summary After much research, I haven't found any solutions to this fix. *While ...
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Transparency in XNA-4 primitives

I'm using XNA 4 with Visual Studio 2010. I'm trying to create a simple 3D world with walls and doors in which the user to free to roam around. A wall is just a rectangle which is currently being ...
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using eclipse instead of visual studio for cocos2d-x project

im using coco2d-x v 3.0 i made a new windows project to test it and it is working but when i try to build and run a project using this command cocos run -p win32 ...
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