VS 2015: The “Team Foundation Server Provider Package” package did not load correctly

After installing VS 2015 on my machine, when i was trying to connect to TFS from Team Explorer, i was getting the below error message: The "Team Foundation Server Provider Package" package did not load correctly. As mentioned in the error pop up, i had a look at the ActivityLog.xml file in the path mentioned … Continue reading VS 2015: The “Team Foundation Server Provider Package” package did not load correctly

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D365: Set ConnectionId threw an exception

Recently, we got a weird error message "Set ConnectionId threw an exception" while trying to connect to D365 server from Visual Studio using Developer Toolkit. We were using VS 2015 and D365 Developer Toolkit. It was working fine and we were able to deploy plugins/custom workflows to D365 instance successfully. However, to work on reports, … Continue reading D365: Set ConnectionId threw an exception

Visual Studio 2017: Package Manager Console gives error “The type initializer for ‘System.Management.Automation.Runspaces.InitialSessionState’ threw an exception”

Recently, while working on Visual Studio 2017, when we wanted to launch Package Manager Console from Quick Launch Window, we got the below error message "The type initializer for 'System.Management.Automation.Runspaces.InitialSessionState' threw an exception". To fix this issue, we installed PowerShell Tools for Visual Studio 2017 from here and restarted Visual Studio. After doing this, we were able … Continue reading Visual Studio 2017: Package Manager Console gives error “The type initializer for ‘System.Management.Automation.Runspaces.InitialSessionState’ threw an exception”