SOLVED: Web Deploy fails with The "CollectFilesinFolder" task failed unexpectedly.
Posted by: Run Tings Proper,
on 30 Aug 2015 |
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If youre seeing this error when youre trying to build a package with Web Deploy then you have some deeply nested folders in your project which is causing the problem. A common problem web developers of 2015 have to wrestle with is fighting the Node Package Manager on a Windows developer box. Read on to get this issue quickly solved so you can deploy your site.ProblemWhen attempting to build a Web Deploy package Visual Studio fails with an error message similar to this:Error Message