ActivityLog.xml

To determine issues with Visual Studio configuration, additional information may be helpful. To enable logging, follow the steps below:

  1. Close Visual Studio first.
  2. Start Visual Studio with /Log parameter. You can press Start+R and enter the command below.
    "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 14.0\Common7\IDE\devenv.exe" /Log
  3. Replicate the issue and close Visual Studio
  4. The log file will be found in %AppData%\Microsoft\VisualStudio\14.0\. You can press Start+R and enter the path into the window.
  5. E-mail us your ActivityLog.xml file so we can try to find possible issues.

Note: Replace 14.0 with version of your Visual Studio

  • 10.0 for Visual Studio 2010
  • 11.0 for Visual Studio 2012
  • 12.0 for Visual Studio 2013
  • 14.0 for Visual Studio 2015