VS 2008

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Still cannot open a VS 2008 solution from explorer

Well, I jumped the gun.  I saw the post that was referenced during This Week on Channel 9 and I thought it would solve my problems.  It did not.  I still cannot open a VS 2008 solution from explorer. My issue does seem to be that I have the UAC turned on.  In order for VS 2008 to open cleanly, I have to run it as Administrator.  If I don't, I get this message when I try to open a web project. This means that I must always run VS 2008 as Administrator.  I've updated the shortcut's compatibility...

posted @ Sunday, February 17, 2008 10:32 PM | Feedback (0)

Open a VS 2008 solution from Explorer

Andrew Arnott : Why double-clicking on an .SLN file doesn't always launch Visual Studio I thought this was because of the UAC, but it has nothing to do with that.  Glad to have a fix! Technorati Tags: Visual Studio,VS 2008

posted @ Friday, February 15, 2008 7:10 PM | Feedback (1)

How To: Cause a Vista BSOD with VS 2008

Just in case you want to do this, here's a step by step guide. Start VS 2008 (no need to open a project or file) Click on Tool->Attach to Process... Select wininit.exe and click Attach Wait for the debugger to initialize Click the Stop Debugging button When you attempt to attach to w3wp.exe, but it's not running, the keystrokes that you zip through in less than a second can cause you to be attached to wininit.exe.  Once...

posted @ Sunday, February 10, 2008 4:25 PM | Feedback (0)