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Install of wsp solution for visual web part ... how?

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 13, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
I have a newbie question -  I created a visual web part project that has a visual web part and an application page. It works well and deploys without issues on my all inclusive local environment using the deploy feature from VS2010. So to deploy this to the live server, I grabbed the .wsp file from the bin folder. Copied the file to the server and ran the following commands -   add-spsolution D:\MyWspFile.wsp Install-SPSolution -Identity "mywspfile.wsp" -WebApplication http://sp2010 -GACDeployment Both these steps work fine too. Then I go into the site features page to look for this solution but its name is not there (should it be there?). Next I go to the page I want to add this visual web part to but it does not show up in the list of web parts. The Timer job page in central administration shows the deployment as succeeded. What am I missing here? Thanks in advance, Jake.  

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