Avatar of apollo7
Flag for United States of America asked on

Renamed named plugin does not appear in Pluginregistration tool

Dynamics 365 CE
Visual Studio 2015
Pluginregistration tool

I am writing plugins and have them all under a common solution called MyCrm and the plugins under an assembly called MyPlugins.  I have been registering plugins without any problem by loading the the MyPlugins assembly in the Pluginregistation tool, registering a new step and the plugin I am working on appears under the Event Hander drop down.

I am re-writing a plugin and reversed the name (e.g. TaskCreate to CreateTask) so I can add it as a new step using the Pluginregistation tool and keep it separate in Visual Studio.  My problem is after I build the MyPlugins assembly and open the Pluginregistation tool, the new plugin name does not appear as new step.

I have tried several things, including building several times at the solution level and assembly level,  shutting down the Pluginregistation tool and starting again, unregistering the MyPlugins assembly and registering as a New assembly, using Update to load the MyPlugins assembly but I cant get the renamed plugin to appear in the Pluginregistation tool as a new step.

Can someone give me ideas on why the newly named plugin does not appear?

* Dynamics 365ProgrammingMicrosoft Visual StudioMicrosoft Dynamics* Dynamics CRM

Avatar of undefined
Last Comment

8/22/2022 - Mon
Chinmay Patel

View this solution by signing up for a free trial.
Members can start a 7-Day free trial and enjoy unlimited access to the platform.
See Pricing Options
Start Free Trial
Ask your own question & get feedback from real experts
Find out why thousands trust the EE community with their toughest problems.

Yes, I am testing a new assembly called NewPlugins and adding the new plugin under that.   Not really the solution I want, I want to keep all my plugins under the same assembly(MyPlugins)

When trying to register NewPlugins, I noticed that no plugins appeared under the assembly (which is usually a lack of a public property), but, in this case,  I  forgot to add the IPlugin interface and then it appears in the Pluginregistration tool.  But I also forgot to sign it so it doesnt let me register the plugin.

Need to be more careful.
Experts Exchange is like having an extremely knowledgeable team sitting and waiting for your call. Couldn't do my job half as well as I do without it!
James Murphy