Visual Studio 2012 don´t start, invalid license - by Brian Dahl

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  Won't Fix<br /><br />
		Due to several factors the product team decided to focus its efforts on other items.<br /><br />
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ID 746531 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 6/4/2012 10:38:55 PM
Access Restriction Public


Starting from VS 2012RC is blocked by the error MEssage: "Invalid License Data, please Reinstall".

The problem didn´t solved with removing and new installing.
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Posted by Microsoft on 6/6/2012 at 10:30 AM
Hello Brian Dahl. We have a known bug in upgrade scenarios from a higher level Beta edition to a lower level RC edition. Users who upgrade from VS Beta Ultimate to VS RC Pro will get an invalid license error. Your work around is the correct steps to workaround the issue.
Posted by Microsoft on 6/5/2012 at 2:32 AM
Thank you for submitting feedback on Visual Studio 11 and .NET Framework. Your issue has been routed to the appropriate VS development team for review. We will contact you if we require any additional information.
Posted by MS-Moderator01 on 6/4/2012 at 10:43 PM
Thank you for your feedback, we are currently reviewing the issue you have submitted. If this issue is urgent, please contact support directly(