The 'SqlSourceControlPackage' package did not load correctly

If you are getting this error message when opening:

 The 'SqlSourceControlPackage' package did not load correctly.

The problem may have been caused by a configuration change or by the installation of another extension.  You can get more information by examining the file:


This is caused by an incompatibility in having SSMS's object explorer on the right side of the screen.

To resolve this error, please take the following steps:

1 - Close SSMS and uninstall SQL Source Control

2 - In SSMS, either move Object Explorer to the left (default position) or select "Reset Window Layout" on the Window menu

3 - Re-install SQL Source Control

4 - SSMS should now start correctly and you should have SQL Source Control installed

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