Not Responding VS2012 - by Howard.Software.Developer

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  Not Reproducible<br /><br />
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ID 771488 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 11/17/2012 8:59:27 AM
Access Restriction Public


Consistently get a Not Responding when adding files or creating a new project when referencing a share instead of a local drive. What's worse is the msdev task can't be killed in the Task Manager. Really?!?!?!  Now I have to restart Windows 8.  
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Posted by Microsoft on 11/23/2012 at 2:11 AM
Hello again. We wanted to give you a quick reminder that to efficiently investigate and reproduce your issue, we need you submit the additional information we requested . If we haven't heard back from you with the requested information in the next 3 days, we will go ahead and close the issue.
Posted by Microsoft on 11/19/2012 at 8:27 PM
Thanks for your feedback.

In order to fix the issue, we must first reproduce the issue in our labs. In order to efficiently investigate and reproduce this issue, we are requesting additional information outlined below.

Could you please give us a dump file and call stack so that we can conduct further research?

Visual Studio now has an extension called Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Feedback Tool, available on the VS gallery(

The extension allows you to
1. upload files,
2. collect trace and dump files
3. collect steps while you're repro'ing the issue, as well as
4. SQM logs about VS extensions installed
5. System details (in DxDiag output)

More information on how to use the tool to provide feedback is published here(

Please submit this information to us within 4 business days. We look forward to hearing from you with this information.

Microsoft Visual Studio Connect Support Team
Posted by Macy [MSFT] on 11/19/2012 at 9:50 AM
Thank you for your feedback, we are currently reviewing the issue you have submitted. If this issue is urgent, please contact support directly(