VisualStudio 2017 Crashes When Docking a Window

This is terribly annoying. But there are workarounds mentioned on

I tried this one and it helps:

Edit %InstallRoot%\Common7\IDE\devenv.exe.config and %LocalAppData%\Microsoft\VisualStudio\16.0_xxx\devenv.exe.config and append the following text to the element’s value attribute:


All of this text must be put into one line without spaces in between. The line break in this post is only for readability.