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This article describes a software update that adds support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 to the Microsoft Host Integration Server 2013 Developer Design Tools.

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When Host Integration Server 2013 was released, the Developer Design Tools were supported for use with Visual Studio 2012.



Developer Design Tools (Transaction Integrator, Host Files, Message Queue, Host Data Conversion)

Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 (with C++ and C#)

After you apply the update, the Developer Design Tools are updated to support Visual Studio 2013 (C++ and C#) and also Visual Studio 2012 (with C++ and C#).


Cumulative update information

This update is included in cumulative update package 1 for Host Integration Server 2013. For more information about how to obtain the cumulative update package, seeĀ Cumulative update package 1 for Host Integration Server 2013


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

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