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WPF VS 2008- The project type is not supported by this installation

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 15, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WPF
 
I need to work on a new project using WPF. I got visual studio 2005 installed on my machine before. For this new project i've installed visual studio 2008 and kept vs 2005 also on my machine. When i opened a new WPF project  it opened normally. Paralelly i opened vs 2005 also to check my previous project. Then onwards i could not open WPF projects with vs 2008. I'm not sure this problem came due to i opened vs 2005 in the middle. My expectation is both should work side by side. I'm getting message saying that, "This project type not supported by this installation". If i open any existing WPF projects, it is showing only XAML but desinger is not showing any UI but a message saying "An unhandled exception has occured" followed lenghty exception details. I tried different ways to solve it like re-installing VS 2008, running devenv/setup devenv/resetskippags etc.. but nothing worked. Please suggest.


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