Installing a .NET assembly to GAC on Microsoft Windows Server 2008

The common way of using simple drag and drop within windows explorer does not fit here exactly: – Make sure the assembly does have a strong name. – Open the “command prompt” with administrative priviledges. – Run “explorer /separate” two times. This will open two explorer instances in separate processes. – Use drag and drop to copy the desired assembly from one explorer windows into the “%windir%\assembly-folder” on the second explorer window.

Installing a .NET assembly to GAC on Microsoft Windows Server 2008

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