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The project type is not supported by this installation.

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 22, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WPF

After having installed all the RC1 parts, including "Orcas" and try to create a new project in VisualStudio 2005 (Windows Application, XAML Browser Application or Custom Control Library) I get an error message:

"The project file '.....' cannot be opened.

The project type is not supported by this installation."

I've tried reinstalling everything but it's still giving the same error message.

Could it be because I'm running a swedish version of Windows XP? Although I haven't had this problem with other releases.



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