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XBAPs and Loose XAML does not work on corporate PCs

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 25, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WPF

Hi, I'm a developer who would like to leverage XBAPs for some intranet applications, but I've run into the scenario where neither XBAPs or standalone XAML displays in IE on any of our corporate PCs with .NET 3.0. It doesn't matter how I do it:

  • I can click on an XBAP on the internet, no luck
  • I can click on a Standalone XAML locally/or on the web, no luck
  • I can create a XBAP project in Visual Studio and try and run it, still no luck

I have admin access on my machines so can anyone thing of any reason why this wouldn't work. The ultimate goal is to get this working on user machines,but I have to obviously get it working on a developer machine first.

Not even the simplest helloworld xbap or xaml file works, it seems like an error occurs somewhere in PresentationHost.


I got the following error we loose xaml files in IE:


Startup URI: D:\DevCode\MSDNMagazine\Foundations\BareBonesProgressBar.xaml
Application Identity: file:///c:/WINDOWS/Microsoft.Net/Framework/v3.0/WPF/XamlViewer/XamlViewer_v0300.xbap#XamlV

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