Visual Studio 2013 Feedback Tool is incompatible with VS 2012 Update 3 despite the advertisement - by Aidtopia

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ID 794106 Comments
Status Active Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 7/16/2013 6:08:45 AM
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This page [] suggests installing the Visual Studio 2013 Feedback Tool [] for use with with VS 2012 Update 3, but it doesn't actually install with VS 2012 Update 3.
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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 Microsoft on 7/24/2013 at 11:31 AM

Thank you for filing this bug to us. There are two versions of the Visual Studio Feedback Tool, the one for Visual Studio 2012 can be found here: and the one for Visual Studio 2013 Preview can be found here:

We will make it more clear on that the tool is VS version specific.

Visual Studio PM team
Posted by Microsoft on 7/17/2013 at 2:05 AM
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 7/16/2013 at 6:51 AM
Thank you for your feedback, we are currently reviewing the issue you have submitted. If this issue is urgent, please contact support directly(