Cannot open Webform.vstemplate - by tushru2004

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ID 779537 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 2/19/2013 1:15:37 PM
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I couldn't open a new webform by doing 
1) Right click on the project -> Add -> Webform

I tried devenv /installvstemplates and denenv /setup

also uninstall and reinstall vs professional 2012 

But when i do  Right click on the project -> Add - > New Item-> Webform works without a problem

PS: I also have Vs 2012 update 1 installed
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Posted by Microsoft on 4/29/2014 at 12:30 PM
Thank you for reporting this issue. This issue has been fixed in Visual Studio 2013. You can install a trial version of Visual Studio 2013 with the fix from:
Posted by Code Grail - Jason on 6/5/2013 at 2:25 PM
Workaround worked for me after I did a repair on Studio first. Not sure if it would of worked before hand.
Posted by tushru2004 on 4/17/2013 at 2:07 PM
The workaround doesn't seem to fix the problem for me. But i will try the next version
Posted by Microsoft on 4/15/2013 at 4:53 PM
Hi. We have this issue fixed for the next version of Visual Studio. If you ever run into it again, a workaround is to delete the following two cache files:


from the C:\Users\<yourUserName>\AppData\Local\Microsoft\VisualStudio\11.0\1033 folder.

Bill Hiebert
Web Tools Team
Posted by Microsoft on 2/19/2013 at 10:45 PM
Thanks for your feedback.

We are rerouting 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.

Posted by Microsoft on 2/19/2013 at 1:51 PM
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