When trying to deploy VS solution facing

Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': Remote SharePoint site connections are not supported

How to fix this issue?

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Couple of things to make sure.

  • make sure the account under which u are deploying the solution is in local admin group on the sharepoint server
  • also user account should have permission on db server
  • check the property of the visual studio project and make sure sharepoint site URL mentioned here
  • also add the user in policy of web app in sharepoint



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