Electric Cloud announces ElectricAccelerator® Visual Studio IDE Add-in 5.0

Original Creation Date: 2016-06-29 16:36:55 UTC


See the "Visual Studio Integration Guide v5.0" for a summary of product improvements and known issues.

Release Highlights

This release of the ElectricAccelerator Visual Studio integration introduces support for Visual Studio 2015. It also contains a number of new features that improve usability and performance for an ElectricAccelerator deployment in a Visual Studio environment. Notable enhancements include:

  • Support for Chinese characters in path names
  • Support for relative pathnames to enable relocation of generated Makefiles for sharing amongst developers

This version of the ElectricAccelerator Visual Studio Integration requires ElectricAccelerator v7.0.2 or later.

Starting with this version, Visual Studio .NET, Visual Studio .Net 2003 and Visual Studio 2005 are no longer supported.

Download Instructions for Sharefile
Download the Add-in from the Electric Cloud Sharefile site.

  1. Login using your personalized account to the Electric Cloud Sharefile at https://electric-cloud.sharefile.com
  2. Navigate to the /products/accelerator/VS Plugin/vsplugin_5.0/ directory (Direct link: vsplugin_5.0.0.34863 )

Documentation is available on Accelerator Documentation.


Contact Customer Support with questions related to this release at support@electric-cloud.com


Contact product management, with feedback on this or any ElectricAccelerator release at productmanagement@electric-cloud.com.



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