Internet Explorer 8 installed on Vista 64-bit breaks Smart Devices Wizard - by Xentrax [Vyacheslav Lanovets]

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ID 426333 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 3/24/2009 6:08:04 AM
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IE8 installation breaks Smart Devices Wizard in VS 2008 (on Vista 64-bit SP1).
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Posted by Microsoft on 4/23/2009 at 6:48 AM
Here goes the workaround and please letus know if it doesn't work.
Posted by opanin1 on 4/2/2009 at 1:35 AM
yes ie8 vs 2008 Smart Devices MFC and vs 2005 application project creation failed
Posted by Microsoft on 3/30/2009 at 4:17 PM

Thanks for reporting this. A workaround for this issue can be found at:

Please let us know if the problem persists after that.

Thank you
Visual C++ Team
Posted by MIES on 3/25/2009 at 4:30 PM
I confirm the same on XP, any C++ smart device project
Posted by Microsoft on 3/25/2009 at 1:19 AM
Thanks for your feedback.

We are escalating this issue to the appropriate group within the Visual Studio Product Team for triage and resolution. These specialized experts will follow-up with your issue.

Thank you,
Visual Studio Product Team
Posted by Victor Baranov on 3/24/2009 at 1:52 PM
yes, I have this bug too, while trying to create win32 smart device project