Adding a Custom DLL to a Windows 2012 Server

We use a custom DLL to display Claims in SharePoint in a webpart.  It is very handy but when we moved from 2008 to 2012 server we ran in to a small problem.  We would normally just drag and drop our dll into the assembly folder in windows 2008.  In 2012 it is not so simple.  Luckily I found this great post at and it saved me a ton of time and having to install VS or a development toolkit on the server.  Thanks Cameron Dwyer for posting and making my day go a lot smoother.

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