I have installed Community edition 2017 , i cant locate Console Application under File-> New -> Project.

I can see below. Under Windows Desktop -> WPF App (.NET Framework) ->WPF User Control Library(.NET Framework)

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    I think you have missed some check-boxes when install your configuration. – wec Dec 10 '19 at 14:32
  • i have checked two check boxes as per instructions in Udemy – user42654 Dec 10 '19 at 14:33
  • and make sure that you are looking under Windows Desktop. (sorry if it's an "is it turned on comment", but seen a lot of people that have missed that in the past) – Lyndon Vrooman Dec 10 '19 at 14:34
  • @user42654 better add more details to your question. For example what was the full set of options and which you did select. – wec Dec 10 '19 at 14:34
  • Yes i am looking under WIndows Desktop Only. I see only two options. WPF APP and WPF User Control Libraray – user42654 Dec 10 '19 at 14:35

Check this official tutorial:


Pay attention to Step 4 where you should select Desktop Development item in order to be able to develop desktop command line applications.

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