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Addins shared folder location via registry setting

Question asked by fannonj on Jun 15, 2015
Latest reply on Sep 14, 2015 by bveldkamp



I've read in the ArcObjects 10 .NET SDK Help that it's possible to set a registry key to specify the location of a shared add-ins folder. It seems from other posts that this should also work in v10.2, but I have tried setting this as follows and cannot see the toolbar that is part of the add-in within the Customise dialog in ArcMap.



If I add the same folder location manually through the Add-in manager, I can see the toolbar. So can anyone see where I'm going wrong? Or is this not supported in 10.2?


If using the registry doesn't work - then how else can we deploy add-ins without getting every user to do this through the Add-in Manager?


Any thoughts appreciated.