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Installing from the Visual Studio Gallery

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BIDS Helper for SQL 2016 and SQL 2017 is installed in Visual Studio 2015 and this version of the add-in is published in the Visual Studio Gallery. To install it, go to Tools... Extensions and Updates... go to the Online tab and then search for BIDS Helper:


You can also download it from the Visual Studio Gallery in a web browser here.

KNOWN ISSUE: When installing SSDT, install SSAS, SSRS, and SSIS. BIDS Helper does not currently support partial installs of SSDT.

VERSION SUPPORT: Supports SQL Server Data Tools 16.5 and 17.1 in Visual Studio 2015. In other words, it supports SQL 2016 and SQL 2017 BI developer tools.

Last edited Oct 5 at 7:05 PM by furmangg, version 8