C# – Error: This template attempted to load component assembly ‘Microsoft.VisualStudio.SmartDevice’

c++visual-studio-2015windows-phone-8.1

I installed Visual studio 2015 and I'm trying to create a test application for Windows Phone 8.1. When I create a new project, I get this message:

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Any suggestions on how to solve this problem?

Best Solution

Here is the solution:

  1. Open Visual Studio and go to Tools > Extensions and Updates
  2. Uninstall "NuGet Package Manager for Visual Studio 2015"
  3. Restart Visual Studio 2015
  4. Open Visual Studio and to Tools > Extensions and Updates again
  5. Install "NuGet Package Manager for Visual Studio 2015"
  6. Restart Visual Studio 2015