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Cannot debug "localhost" is not set up

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 10, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

When trying to launch debug for the first time a browser window opens, the development server  icon appears in the systray but no page will display no matter which browser is set as default.

IE8 returns "Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage" and other browsers "can't establish a connection to the server at localhost:xxxxx.

This happens even with the basic Siverlight navigation application without any alterations to the template so it's not my code. It also happens when I disable the firewall.

I am at a loss.

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