Installation can be done using Visual Studio MarketPlace.
Note for installation on your own agent
If you have some trouble with bower installation and detection on your own agent. A simple workaround is to add
bower as a dependency in your project's
vsts-bower task will then find and use your local version of
If you encounter some trouble with
NetworkService account. Add the path from
npm prefix -g to the global path and launch the task again.
C:\>npm prefix -g C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\NetworkService\AppData\Roaming\npm
(see issue #1).
Source code can be found on Github.
Add the task to your build configuration:
command to execute in bower. (Defaults to
(Optional). Set advanced settings.
- Command: Command to execute. Default:
- Arguments: Additional arguments passed to bower.
--config.interactive=falseis not needed.
- Bower JSON Path: Relative path to
bower.json. Also defines the Current Working Directory.
- Bower CLI: Optional. bower runtime to run. When agent can't find this bower runtime nor global installed one, it will install bower locally before run (slower). Default: