"Convert your existing application to Telerik UI for for Winforms" does not work?

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  1. Jim
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    Posted 23 Nov 2017 Link to this post

     Hi,

    I'm trying to Convert an existing WinForms project

    I have loaded our project (WinForms) into VS2015. It has update 3 and is using .NET 4.6.2.

    I have run the update wizard.

    The "Convert to Telerik Controls" menu does not appear!

    I am using the trial version of Telerik, if that makes any difference.

    Any idea what I am doing wrong?

    Thanks in advance,

    Jim

  2. Dyanko
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    Posted 24 Nov 2017 Link to this post

    Hi Jim,

    Thank you for reaching us.

    I would suggest to select the project file under your solution and then check if the Convert to Telerik controls menu command appears.

    Let us know if your case is different.

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  3. Jim
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    Posted 24 Nov 2017 in reply to Dyanko Link to this post

    Здравейте!

    No luck with that, I'm afraid. I've selected the project in the solution and the convert menu does not appear either in the main menu or the context menu. should I be looking somewhere else?

    I've attached pictures to show what i get.

    Thanks for you help, Лек ден!

    Jim

  4. Dimitar
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    Posted 27 Nov 2017 Link to this post

    Hello Jim,

    Could you just create a blank (non-Telerik) project and add some standard .Net buttons. Then check if the option appears. 

    In addition, could you specify your exact Windows version? We had a known issue with 32bit Windows 10 machines. You can try the workaround from here: UI for Winforms Feedback Portal - FIX. ConversionTool - the converter tool cannot be executed on a 32-bit operating system even if the correct NET version is available.

    I am looking forward to your reply.
     
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  5. Jim
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    Posted 27 Nov 2017 in reply to Dimitar Link to this post

    >Could you just create a blank (non-Telerik) project and add some standard .Net buttons. Then check if the option appears.

    Tried this, and it did not appear I'm afraid.

    I'm using 64-bit windows 10 - see attached.
  6. Dimitar
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    Posted 28 Nov 2017 Link to this post

    Hello Jim,

    Can you open the registry editor and check if the entry from the attached image exists? We are checking for this when determining whether or not to display the option. Perhaps you could send us a screenshot of your registry as well.

    I am looking forward to your reply.

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  7. Jim
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    Posted 28 Nov 2017 in reply to Dimitar Link to this post

    My registry is exactly as your example. I've attached a screenshort of mine.
  8. Dimitar
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    Posted 29 Nov 2017 Link to this post

    Hello Jim,

    I have checked our code one more time and we are checking if the System.Windows.Forms assembly is referenced. Could you please check if this assembly is available in your project references?

    I am looking forward to your reply.

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  9. Jim
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    Posted 29 Nov 2017 in reply to Dimitar Link to this post

    Yes, it is!
  10. Dimitar
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    Posted 30 Nov 2017 Link to this post

    Hi Jim,

    It appears that all requirements are fulfilled. This is why I want to suggest a GoToMeeting. We are located in Bulgaria (GMT+2) and we are available for a GoToMeeting session from Monday to Friday between 10:00 and 17:00 (local time). Just let us know when it will be convenient for you and we will send you an invitation link.
     
    What else I can suggest is try reinstalling the suite. What are the menu options in the extension that you are seeing now? Can you send us a screenshot? 

    I am looking forward to your reply.

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  11. Jim
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    Posted 30 Nov 2017 in reply to Dimitar Link to this post

    I will try a re-install, see if that works, and let you know the result.

    I've attached screenshots of the Telerik menus that currently display.

    If re-installing does not help, I will look into using GoToMeeting.

     

  12. Dimitar
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    Posted 04 Dec 2017 Link to this post

    Hello Jim,

    Ok, take all the time you need to examine this and get back to use when you have further information.

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  13. Patrick
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    Posted 02 Aug Link to this post

    I'm having the exact same problem with the most recent trial version. Did you find a solution?
  14. Dimitar
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    Posted 06 Aug Link to this post

    Hi Patrick,

    Please make sure that the requirements from the following article are met: Requirements | WinForms Converter.

    Let me know if you have additional questions.

    Regards,
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  15. Arvind
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    Posted 20 Aug Link to this post

    Hi,

    I am using 2018 UI from winforms trial and when converting solution to telerick ui visual studio crashes. Project is targeting to .net 4.6.2 visual studio 2017 community

     

     

     

  16. Dimitar
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    Posted 21 Aug Link to this post

    Hi Arvind,

    Is there any error message that appears or Visual Studio just stops responding?

    I am looking forward to your reply.

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