Eternal load of Toolbox Fix Visual Studio 2013


  • Close Visual Studio;
  • Open the “c:\Users\\AppData\Local\Microsoft\VisualStudio\10.0” (Windows 7) folder and remove all the .TBD files; (10.0 is VS 2010, 12 is VS 2013 etc.)
  • Run the “regedit” tool. For this click the “Run” item in the Start menu and type “regedit” without quotation marks;
  • Find the “HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\VisualStudio\10.0\ToolboxControlsInstaller_AssemblyFoldersExCache” and “HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\VisualStudio\10.0\ToolboxControlsInstallerCache” keys;
  • Remove everything from these keys leaving them empty; (delete all folders under ToolboxControlsInstaller_AssemblyFoldersExCache and ToolboxControlsInstallerCache)
  • Run Visual



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