Part 4 - Open the Solution in Your Dev Machine

Extract the Code

We have already placed the code for the lab on your developer desktop. In the desktop, you will see a folder called “SampleApp.” Please open that folder.

Sample App

The contents in the folder will look like the following:


Open the Solution File

There will be a solution file named “UnicornWorkshop.sln” in the folder you just opened. Please double click this solution file.

After Visual Studio opens the solution, you will see five projects in the Solution Explorer. You will use these projects later on in the workshop.


Also, you may notice there is a sidebar called “AWS Explorer” on the left. This sidebar makes it possible for you to manage many of your AWS resources in Visual Studio 2019.


If everything looks fine, let’s move on to the next part.