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Visual Studio version compatibility?

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    Hi all,

    I have several custom DNN modules I work on in VS Community 2017. Looking forward, just wondering if I need to start thinking about moving to VS2022, and if I did, what kind of pain points I would expect. Or should I just ride out a few more years of mainline support for 2017? I'm thinking of things like backward compatibility for projects built in 2017, DNN starter template compatibility, etc.

    Thanks for your thoughts!


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      I'm fairly certain that I've opened DNN modules created with VS2017 using VS2021 and with no problems. Prudence says to make a backup of the project directory first. And when Prudence speaks, Joe listens.
      Joe Craig
      DNN MVP
      Patapsco Research Group
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