Gainz: Visual Studio Module

Deprecated: Renaming to Gz-VisualStudio

A powershell module for invoking builds and tests using
the Visual Studio's version of msbuild and vstest.console.

Read-VsSolution will read a solution file.

Installation Options

Copy and Paste the following command to install this package using PowerShellGet More Info

Install-Module -Name Gainz-VisualStudio

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Install-PSResource -Name Gainz-VisualStudio

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(c) 2018 Michael Herndon, Nerdy Mishka. All rights reserved.

Package Details


  • Michael Herndon Nerdy Mishka


VisualStudio VS MsBuild Test VsTest DevOps Gz Gainz NerdyMishka


Add-VisualStudioVersionAlias Get-MsBuildPath Get-BuildToolsPath Get-VisualStudioPath Get-VisualStudioVersion Get-VisualStudioTestConsolePath Invoke-MsBuild Invoke-VisualStudioBuild Invoke-VisualStudioTestConsole Read-VisualStudioSolution


This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

0.1.3 - Renaming to Gz-VisualStudio
0.1.2 - Added support for Visual Studio Build Tools.
0.1.1 - Use BuildTools path if found
0.1.0 - Early Release - gather feedback


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
0.1.3 (current version) 1,599 3/17/2019
0.1.2 65 9/28/2018
0.1.1 35 9/6/2018