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When trying to deploy a SharePoint app, the following error is shown:

Error occurred in deployment step 'Uninstall app for SharePoint': Cannot connect to the SharePoint site: http://example.com/. Make sure that this is a valid URL and the SharePoint site is running on the local computer. If you moved this project to a new computer or if the URL of the SharePoint site has changed since you created the project, update the Site URL property of the project.

Unfortunately, when I go to the properties of the project (Alt+Enter, or right-click on the project file in Solution Explorer, click on Properties in the context menu), there is no “Site URL” neither in SharePoint, nor in any other tab.

How can I change the site URL?

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Select the project file in Solution Explorer and press F4 (or View, Properties Window).

In the properties which appear in the new window, there is a Site URL:

The screenshot of properties window

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If you get the following message

Remote SharePoint Site Connections Not Supported

add your URL in the host file in the folder C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc host

http://fdi-sharepoint.e-monsite.com/blog/sharepointcode/sharepointaddfoldertolistbycode.html

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