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Cannot reference dll in windows service

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 25, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework


I've created a windows service in VS 2010 which references the model conveniently placed in a separate project which compiles to a dll. I have no problem referencing this dll in other parts of my solution (web apps), but in my windows services the following symptoms display:

  1. Compiler error: The type or namespace %%% cannot be found (are you missing....
  2. I add a reference to %%% (directly to a dll copy or to the project, makes no difference).
  3. The compile error disappears.
  4. I build.
  5. The compile error reappears.

Using fw4.

What's up with that?

Edit: I can add and use other dlls ofcourse. Third party and microsoft's.

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