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Visual studio build dll's gone

Topics: Troubleshooting
Jul 20, 2011 at 7:48 PM

Often when i build the project with Visual studio my assemblies in the bin are gone and i can't compile. I already created the _bin_deployableAssemblies folder and copied all the dll's to this folder but it still occurs now and then.

Jul 20, 2011 at 8:25 PM

What do you mean your assemblies in the bin? What exactly are you trying to do?

Jul 20, 2011 at 8:46 PM

Well i partially fixed this problem but i still wants to know why i happens:

Often when i have a error on a page by for example an module error, visual studio sometimes removes dll's from the bin directory. I have to copy the original dll's from the Orchard zip to my bin directory and i see i miss a bunch of files. It sounds strange but sadly it really happens. I'm the only one? Now i don't have errors anymore and the disappearing dll's problem is gone.

Jul 20, 2011 at 10:02 PM

I've never seen anything like it, but it might be that you forgot to declare a dependency or add a reference.