An older version (9.0) of Microsoft's integrated development environment (IDE), released in November 2007 and superseded by Visual Studio 2010 in April 2010.

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How to establish outlook application outside my domain [on hold]

i would like to connect my domain to the outlook application. It could be done by configuring or authenticating in IIS but i do not know how nor where to exactly. Although it is quite vague but i hope ...
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Downloading Themes for GUI in windows application?

Is it possible to download from the net or customize the GUI, or form of a windows application made in Visual Studio? I have tried to make the form better to look at, but i want cool or casual look ...
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Converting VS 2008 Coding and VS 2012

I have a Project in my system VS 2008 , Now I want to start a Project in 2012. If i Installed VS 2012 then my older project of Vs 2008 also changed to VS 2012 Now i could not open my older project ...
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Visual Studio not auto-building when I press the debug button

I'm writing code in Visual Studio but whenever I want to test the application and press the green arrow for "Start debugging", Visual Studio does not automatically recompile the active solution for me ...
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Unable to identify the path of VC++

I have downloaded the microsoft visual C++,In control panel I can see the software download but unable to find the location it got installed I uninstalled it many ways and default also I set the ...
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Visual Studio 2008 Error

When I try to open .mdf file in visual studio I get this error message User does not have permission to perform this action. I'm trying to open the database file for the .NET TimeTracker Starter ...
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Visual Studio 2008 - Microsoft Document Explorer - very small font

When working with Visual Studio 2008, When I open any help page in Microsoft Document Explorer, the font is so small I can't read it. Under Tools: Options: Environment: Fonts and Colors: Show settings ...
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Why does my computer keep rebooting when running Visual Studio 2008?

Everytime we run visual studio 2008 - our computer restarts. The error we are getting in the event log is as below. error code 000000f4 parameter1 00000003 parameter2 85b0ada0 parameter3 85b0af14 ...
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How to make Visual Studio 2008 work in a clean way for C++?

I want to use Visual Studio C++ to debug an existing project, but without generating additional files within the project itself. How can I tell visual C++ 2008 to put its own stuff in a separate ...
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How to debug a program as admin within Visual Studio

I'm running VS2K8 in Win7 64-bit. I'm logged in as admin and I'm running it as admin, but the program I'm working on fails with access denied when I call a restricted API. If run the program from ...
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Can not install VS Team System 2008 on Windows 7 Ultimate (64bit)

I am trying to install VS TS 2008 on W7 Ultimate (64bit), but I have run into errors during the setup. Please take note that I have tried to mount the iso to a virtual drive, and also extracted the ...
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Unable to connect Visual Studio 2008 Team System to TFS over VPN

I have two laptops, one an XP machine, and one a newer Windows 7 64 bit machine. On both I have Visual Studio 2008 Team System installed, same service packs. When I work from home I can connect to ...
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TFS command lines with interface

I am using TFS 2012. I am using TFS command line utility to check-in to get latest version etc. So if i use command line then if any conflict comes while checkin then it gives message like conflicts ...
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How to compile application with Visual Studio 2008 in Windows XP for Windows 98 SE

I have Visual C++ 2008 installed in Windows XP. Compiled applications doesn't work in Windows 98 SE. How do I configure my compiler that it compiles Windows 98 compliant applications in Windows XP? ...
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How to run Visual Studio 2008 and WAMP server on same local machine running WIndows7?

I'm having a machine running on Windows 7. First I installed WAMP server on my local machine. It was working fine. Then I installed Microsoft Visual Studio 2008. From that time the WAMP server is not ...
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Delay notification in Visual Studio 2008

In Visual Studio 2008 Professional, when I close the project I get the error as shown in the image below. This is a project which connects to TFS. So why do I get this message? If I click on continue ...
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Synergy locks up Windows 7 when Visual Studio is debugging

I use Synergy (running as administrator) to go through two x64 Windows 7 machines (with all flavors of Visual studio from 2003 to 2010 professional) and an MacOS 10.6 desktop and most of the time it ...
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Visual Studio 2008 keeps crashing

I'm running Visual Studio Team System Development Edition 2008 on Vista Business 64bit along with Resharper 4.5, Telerik Reporting 2009/Q2 and GhostDoc 2.5.9166.0 and it keeps crashing randomly. It ...
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ReSharper crashes Visual Studio 2008

I have VS2008 (with SP1) installed on Windows 7 64-bit with ReSharper 4.5.2 installed. Regardless of whether I am actually using VS or not, but with a project loaded, at semi-regular intervals Visual ...
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Speeding up Visual Studio 2008 with Resharper

Are there any good tips for speeding Visual Studio that are purely software based? I already have fast HDDs, a lot of RAM and a powerful CPU. Despite all this, VS2008 is slow. I use it mainly for C# ...
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Visual Studio 2008 - HTML editing freezes the IDE

I have Visual Studio 2008 and recently, whenever I start editing a HTM or HTML page, the IDE freezes. I then need to end the process via the process explorer. I have uninstalled Resharper and ...
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How to determine if development tools are installed

We're going through an exercise to identify computers that have Visual Studio installed. The challenge thus far, is that components of visual studio are installed w/ a lot of other products. SQL ...
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How to check history of a particular software start and close event on windows7

I have used event viewer to check system log in but how to check if I want to see if someone opened visual studio on system? I think its info should be in event viewer but I am not sure. I have ...
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How can I use newline with the Find-And-Replace in Visual Studio?

I've become rather fond of the "Find-And-Replace" function in Visual Studio. The function lets me replace phrases, words, symbols, or whatever you can type into the textbox on the screen. How can I ...
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Taskkill.exe: don't throw an error if the process is not running

I'm running a Visual Studio post build event that shuts down IIS if it's still running after compilation: taskkill /f /im w3wp.exe The following works perfectly if IIS is still running, but throws ...
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I am not able to install Visual c++ 2008 Express

I am not able to install Visual c++ 2008 Express. I have this message: "Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Express Edition with SP1 - ENU has encountered a problem during setup. Setup did not complete ...
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Getting Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word

I am having great trouble getting: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word and Microsoft.Office.Interop.Core I am trying to run my program on another laptop and it needs these files. I downloaded and ...
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Ctrl+E,D doesn't work anymore in Visual Studio 2008 ?

I have been using Ctrl+E,D to arrange my codes in VS 2008 (C#), Some days ago I installed a C# component, since then Ctrl+E,D doesn't work anymore! How I can fix it so it works again?
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TFS permissions overriding if a user is member of more group

We are using VS2008 connected to TFS 2012.We made two groups,Developer and Incorporator. Incorporator group has CheckIn permission and Developer group doesn't. A Developer is member of both group. He ...
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How to update Visual Studio Team Foundataion Server Window Postitions

I use two monitors with with TFS 2008 backward compatibility plugin and in VS TFS 2010. I had to move desks and ended up changing the location of my second monitor form the right side to the left. I ...
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Extraction Failed. “the file name, directory name, of volume label syntax is incorrect”

When I install the Visual Studio 2008 on my Windows Vista, I saw the error message box "the file name, directory name, of volume label syntax is incorrect". How do I fix it? I have already changed ...
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How to edit SSRS 2008R2 Reports in Visual Studio 2012?

I'm a report writer who's been able to edit/update reports in Visual Studio 2008 (we use SSRS2008R2). I've just installed Visual Studio 2012 and when I go to convert my reports project it's not ...
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Missing Image name in the task manager

Recently I face the following problem . When I open the visual studio (Design view ) .it has hanged up . I go to the task manager to check what's happened. I find two things : 1- Can't find the ...
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How can I get Visual Studio 2008 to align my assignment operators?

I had this in Vim and miss it dearly now that I'm confined to Visual Studio. I'd like to take this: MyType type_obj = new MyType(); MyLongerType longer_type_obj = new LongerType() To this: MyType ...
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VS2008 with SP1 seems to have no connectivity [closed]

My machine has connectivity, everything is fine except for Visual Studio 2008. It can't get news feeds or more importantly connect to Team Foundation Server. Has anyone ever seen this?
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Can I use Visual Studio 2008,2010 and 2012 on Windows 8?

I do development in all of these versions of Visual Studio and just wondering- before I go out and buy Windows 8 if versions 2008 and 200 are compatible with Windows 8 and can I have all of them ...
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How to collapse JavaScript function/comment blocks in VS2010/VS2008

I don't think it is possible right now in VS2010/VS2008 but I'm sure someone must have done or can come up with some workaround using the extensibility of VS2010/VS2008. Ability to collapse ...
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Batch command to run Visual Studio 2008?

I was just trying to run Visual Studio 2008 using a batch command. Start Notepad.exe opens Notepad for me. I am not sure how can I run Visual Studio 2008 the same way. Can anyone help me with this? ...
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Is it possible to run Visual Studio 2008 on a mini laptop?

Is it possible to run Visual Studio 2008 on a mini laptop? Procesor: Intel® Atom N270 1.6GHz Memory: 1GB DDR2 HD: 160GB SATA
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Cannot open files in Visual Studio but in Delphi and Notepad

About an hour ago Visual Studio 2008 decided that it cannot find files any more. This is on 64 bit Windows Vista. When I right-click on a text file (source code or otherwise) and select "open with" ...
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Disable “Welcome Screen” in Windows 7 after installing Visual Studio 2008

To cut things short: - Installed Windows 7 Had welcome screen disabled by default (i.e. you turned on the machine and it booted straight into the desktop) Installed Visual Studio 2008 When booting ...
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Visual Studio Installed - Icons not showing correctly

I have just installed Visual Studio but it seems to have not installed properly. Here is a picture of the problem: As you can see, there is no icon for the solution file even though Windows ...
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Installing Visual Studio on Macbook Pro with Parallels/Windows 7

I have a Visual Studio 08 ISO on a DVD. And I don't know how to install it. I thought I could insert it and install it, but there is more to it than that I see. I have a MacBook Pro with Parallels 6, ...
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VS 2008 with windows 7

I've brand new HP laptop with windows 7 home premium. I installed VS 2008 + SP1. It works fine. I installed MVC2. But since yesterday, as soon as I open a view to edit, the VS 2008 becomes ...
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How do I recover .aspx.cs files?

I accidentally deleted my root project folder. I was able to recover the other files except *.ASPX.CS files. So far I tried Recuva & Pandora. Any idea how I can recover a double extension file? ...
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Microsoft ClickOnce Deployment with SFTP possible ?

I know that we could use FTP, Remote Website and Desktop to deploy our applications. I would like to know if anyone could suggest how to use SFTP instead? Are there any plugins that exist for this?
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Can't install MS VS 2008 on a computer with MS VS 2010 installed

I have Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 installed on my Windows 7. And now I need also MS Visual Studio 2008. I tried to install MS Visual Studio C# Express Edition from official site and looked like ...
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Visual studio 2008 doesn't highlight on pair of {} , ()

This kind of feature is available in eclipse and lots of other IDEs, why doesn't it exist in visual studio? Or it needs to be enabled somewhere?
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Msbuild does not recognize mapped network drive

We have a project that builds and has a post build event. The post build event copies the output DLL to a directory F. The system is supposed to place all DLLs in the F drive. In my system, I cannot ...
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Can't install SSMS, complaining about Visual Studio 2008 when it's not even installed

So I just got a new windows 7 laptop, and i'm trying to get it all setup and ready for development. I installed Visual Studio 2010 professional and updated it to service pack 2. However, whenever I ...