VS Version: Visual Studio 2010 Professional Add on: Productivity Power Tools (Microsoft), October 22, 2010 Release (10.0.10819.19) I installed this on two workstations, on one it worked fine. On the other it crashed Visual Studio immediately after the Start Page finished loading. That left no way to uninstall of disable the extension without jumping through a few hoops (starting VS2010 in safe mode). Here's how to do that:
This method should work to disable most extensions that crash VS on startup.