Introduction

Previously, K2 Designer for Visual Studio did not offer support for Visual Studio 2010 when creating service objects for K2 connect for SAP V1. K2 Designer for Visual Studio has now been enhanced to offer support for K2 connect for SAP in Microsoft Visual Studio 2010.

Version Support Details

For full and comprehensive details on K2 blackpearl product and versioning support, see the compatibility list located on the K2 Customer Portal.

K2 connect for SAP

 

K2 connect 4.5 (4.10060.1.674)

K2 connect 4.5 (4.10060.1.691)

Microsoft Visual Studio 2005

Yes

Yes

Microsoft Visual Studio 2008

Yes

Yes

Microsoft Visual Studio 2010

No

Yes

Project Collateral

Existing projects containing K2 connect for SAP Service Objects can be upgraded in two ways.

  1. The project can be opened as an existing project. In this case the Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 project upgrade wizard may run, so ensure that you have a saved copy of your projects.


     image 1 - Microsoft Visual Studio Conversion Wizard

    1. Click Next To proceed with the upgrade process
    2. Once completed, an error log is available
  2. Alternatively, add the service object as an existing item to a new or existing project. 

Publishing Projects

K2 connect for SAP service objects can be published to the K2 connect for SAP server as per normal as there is no infrastructure or framework dependency issues. When published, as per normal the existing version of the same project will be overwritten in favor of the new version.
K2 connect for SAP Service Objects created and published using Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 will run side by side with the same developed using K2 Designer for Visual Studio 2010.

Installation

This update is contained within the latest K2 connect for SAP Update.