Install Veracode Greenlight for Visual Studio

Veracode Greenlight

Before you begin

Before you install Veracode Greenlight for Visual Studio, you must generate Veracode API credentials. You must have a Veracode human customer account to generate API credentials.

About this task

Veracode Greenlight for Visual Studio only supports Visual Studio 2015 or Visual Studio 2017 projects of 10MB or smaller and scans the CS, VB, JS, or ASPX file selected in the project.

Procedure

  1. Go to the page for Veracode Greenlight for Visual Studio on the Microsoft Visual Studio Marketplace.
  2. Click Download to download the VSIX file to your local machine.
  3. Double-click the VSIX file to start the Visual Studio installer.
  4. When prompted, select from the displayed list the Visual Studio version you want to use with Veracode Greenlight for Visual Studio. The extension only supports Visual Studio 2015 and Visual Studio 2017 projects.

  5. Click Install.
  6. Restart Visual Studio.
  7. Rebuild the solution that contains the files you want to scan.