Installing .NET components into Visual Studio
Source code compilation
Source code of .NET components is installed to <Rethync>\Sources\dotNET folder.
To use the components, you need to compile .NET assemblies. This is done by opening and compiling solution file present in mentioned folder. Solution files are present for Visual Studio 2008 (Rethync_VS2008.sln), Visual Studio 2010 (Rethync_VS2010.sln) and Visual Studio 2012 (Rethync_VS2012.sln).
Open the right solution and build it or build only the needed projects. You don't need to compile all projects in the solution.
The minimum set (core components and engine classes) is Rethync.Common and one or both of Rethync.Client and Rethync.Server projects.
Additionally you need to compile transport projects. For MsgConnect transports you need to compile MsgConnect (version 2.0 or later), then compile Rethync.Client.MsgConnect and/or Rethync.Server.MsgConnect. For HTTP transport you need to compile SecureBlackbox (VCL edition), then install Rethync.Client.HTTP and/or Rethync.Server.HTTP projects.
In Visual Studio IDE
- Use Main Menu -> Tools -> Choose Toolbox items to open Toolbox Customization dialog
- Switch to .NET Framework Components tab
- Use Browse button to find and add compiled assemblies to the list.
- Enter "Rethync" to Filter text box to have the list show only Rethync assemblies.
- Check components that you need to be present in the Toolbox.
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