WCF RIA Services Project Templates Missing RRS feed

  • Question

  • When I start a new project and select Silverlight as the type of project that I want to create, the WCF RIA Services Templates are not there (Silverlight Business Application, WCF Class Library).  They were there before I installed the Silverlight Developer Toolkit.  I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling the RIA Services Tools but to no avail.  I would like to have these templates back.  

    I'm attempting to install this set of silverlight developer tools for Visual Studio 2010:

     In the directories where the VS 2010 templates are stored, the RIA Services templates are not there.

    \%Program Files%\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\Common7\IDE\ProjectTemplates\CSharp\Silverlight\1033

    \%Program Files%\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\Common7\IDE\ProjectTemplatesCache\CSharp\Silverlight\1033

    Each folder only has:

    Thursday, October 21, 2010 3:39 PM


  • Hi,

    I'm not sure why it happened but could you try to install RIA Services on another machine and copy&paste the template file to the folder you mentioned? In theory it should work for you.

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    Tuesday, October 26, 2010 9:10 AM