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Build from Scratch

This page describes how you can build and use Locult from scratch. The listed steps below require Visual Studio 2013 (Community Edition) (or better) to be installed.

Download and unzip the source code from this repository

Load the Locult.sln solution into Visual Studio

Enable Nuget packages to update packages on build

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Set the Locult Application as Start-Up application

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Set the Target to Any CPU

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Build or Rebuild the Solution

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Hit the Start button to test the application

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This an actual screenshot from the Locult start page with the Generic theme on Windows 7.

Test Metro Version: set LocultMetro as Start-Up application

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Hit the Start button to test the application

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This an actual screenshot from the Locult start page with the Modern UI theme on Windows 7.

Last edited Oct 21, 2015 at 6:21 PM by dirkster, version 8