Note This security update applies to Visual Studio 2012 Update 5 except for Visual Studio Isolated and Integrated Shells, Build Tools, Remote Tools, and Express for Web.

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Prerequisites

To apply this security update, you must have Visual Studio 2012 Update 5 installed.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this security update if an instance of Visual Studio is being used.

Security update replacement information

This security update doesn't replace other security updates.

Deployment information

For deployment details for this security update, see the following Knowledge Base article:

Security update deployment information: September 8, 2020

File hash information

File name

SHA1 hash

SHA256 hash

VS11-KB4571479.exe

FDD73E3F5F720BFF19756657C88EAA687FE6EB42

33E61446C555C25645097119F8A6C6AD91DC58297D5C1D630BA331594C324894


File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Vs11-kb4571479.exe

11.0.61246.0

1,196,056

17-Jul-2020

06:42

Installation verification

To verify that this security update is applied correctly, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Visual Studio 2012 program folder.

  2. Locate the Dxtex.dll file in the Microsoft Visual Studio 11.0\Common7\IDE\Extensions\Microsoft\VsGraphics folder.

  3. Verify that the file version is equal to or greater than 11.0.61246.400.

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