Dll not getting copied to bin directory in Visual Studio

Hi,

In one of our projects we were referencing custom assemblies that were part of the same solution. However those assemblies were not getting copied to the bin directory of the project upon building the project.

We had also set property Copy Local as true for those class library projects.

The reason for this was as we were adding those assemblies in GAC.

VS.NET will copy the dll to the bin directory if your system cannot find the dll in the GAC.”

After removing those assemblies from GAC it added those dlls in the bin.

The helpful thread

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3548731/visual-studio-2010-add-reference-is-copying-dll-to-bin-directory

Hope it helps..


Author: Nishant Rana

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