I am getting the following error, when trying to deploy the visual studio generated Blank SharePoint Project.
Error 1 Error occurred in deployment step 'Retract Solution': Cannot connect to the SharePoint site:
http://srv-sharepoint:35018/. 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.
I set up a new application so have these 3 now: (Name, URL, Port)
SharePoint - 80
SharePoint Central Administration v4
SharePoint - Test
Its all on the server. And my project URL is
When I changed it to the admin port, it "ran" but just loaded up the admin panel.
What Am I doing wrong?