by Santhakumar Munuswamy
Posted on 01 February 2019
In this blog, we will discuss what is new in Visual Studio 2019 version 16.0.0 Preview 2.1, setting up the environment and prerequisite etc. Microsoft released the new release of Visual Studio 2019 version 16.0.0 Preview 2.1 on January 31, 2019, and fixed issues.
What is new in Visual Studio 2019 version 16.0.0 Preview 2.1?
Microsoft released Visual Studio 2019 Preview 2.1 on yesterday. In that release, a cumulative update with new features, updated components and servicing fixes issued. The list of issues are fixed as follows
· Missing translations in the top level menus issue for all languages
· Visual Studio installer infinite update loop
· We have fixed a crash that occurs while trying to rename a tag within a razor block in a .cshtml file.
You can also see all existing known issues and available workarounds in Visual Studio 2019 here.
Setting up the Environment
If you want to know how to update the Visual Studio version 16.0.0 to your PC. You can see the step by step guidelines as follows
Open Visual Studio 2019. You can see the one notification alert from notification, then click the Notification flag. Now you can see the “Visual Studio 2019 update version 16.0.0 Preview 2.1” is an available message from Notification Explorer.
Once you have clicked the “Visual Studio 2019 update version 16.0.0 Preview 2.1” is an available message from Notification Explorer. The Visual Studio Update window will open and then click the Update button.
The Visual Studio window will open then started downloading and installing packages
You can see the visual studio processes are already running in my PC and while click continue button for continuing the installation will automatically close these visual studio processes
The Visual Studio Installer window will open and started to downloading as well as installing at the same time as shown below screenshot.
After successfully updated Visual Studio Community 2019 version 16.0.0 Preview 2.1 Then Click Launch button
Visual Studio 2019 version 16.0.0 is launched as below shown screenshot
I hope you understand now about an update of Visual Studio 2019 version 16.0.0 Preview 2.1, setting up the environment and prerequisite. I have covered all the required things. If you find anything missing, please let me know.
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