Visual Studio 2022 C# project templates does not create a project

Jeff Dworkin 0 Reputation points
2023-05-31T13:17:33.64+00:00

After installing Visual Studio 2022, I attempted to create a new project using the C#/.NET/MVC standard template. When the project is created, it is empty, there are no files created and no project within the new solution.

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  1. Lan Huang-MSFT 28,841 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2023-06-05T01:53:38.7433333+00:00

    Hi @Jeff Dworkin,

    I understand your problem through your screenshot.

    Please check your System environment variables if there are two paths to dotnet.
    C:\Program Files\dotnet
    C:\Porgram Files (x86)\dotnet

    If so, please delete this one: C:\Porgram Files (x86)\dotnet.
    Then, restart your computer and check if the project can be created normally.

    Best regards,
    Lan Huang


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  2. SurferOnWww 2,491 Reputation points
    2024-02-26T01:08:36.7666667+00:00

    Then you get a solution with no project within it and no files are generated.

    The issue is probably related to the SDK. If so, the following Microsoft document will help:

    No .NET SDK was found

    There are step-by-step procedures to find the cause, change the order of environment variables and solve the issue.

    You do not have to delete the "C:\Program Files (x86)\dotnet" in the environment variables.

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