FxCop must be installed on the analysis machine in order to use the FxCop rules . FxCop 10.0 requires the .NET SDK 4.0, and the FxCop installer is now part of the SDK installation. These references may be helpful:
- Note that the installer for FxCop was somehow omitted from the 64-bit SDK .iso. Here's how to pull the installer out of one of the complete iso's: http://ruthlesslyhelpful.net/2011/06/09/liberate-fxcop-10-0/
embedded in the plugin.
You may also want to install the Analysis bootstrapper for Visual Studio projects, which eases the configuration burden by reading your .sln and proj files to automatically set module-level configurations for you.