VB.Net, Files in realse folder needed for publishing

Hi Experts
Having finished the app and looking in the Release folder, I see that apart from the main exe and dll's.  I have the following files

application1App.exe.config
application1App.vshost.exe
application1App.vshost.exe.config
application1App.vshost.exe.manifest
application1App.xml
application1App.pdb

My installer program wants to be pointed at the Release folder to build the setup program.  It then starts to build Visual Studio because
of these files.

Please can you advise which files must be kept and which can safely be removed?

many thanks
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CodeCruiserCommented:
You only need

application1App.exe
application1App.exe.config
*.dll
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Bob LearnedCommented:
The VSHOST files are generated when you run the application in the Visual Studio IDE, and are safe to delete, as they are regenerated as needed.
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