Installing Visual Studio .NET 2003 on Vista Build 5456

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by James Simpson, Jul 17, 2006.

  1. Hello,
    I am currently testing the 5456 build of Vista and am noticing the
    following errors when I attempt to install Visual Studio .NET 2003 :
    1) When running the setup.exe file from the DVD and following through with
    the prerequisites part of the it fails when installing both the .NET
    Framework 1.1 and J# Redistributable. I have look around at other places
    which suggest I install the .NET Framework 1.1 SP1 with my build of Vista,
    and that setup fails stating that it doesn't see the .NET Framework 1.1 on my
    computer and therefore cannot install the service pack. I also tried to
    install the .NET Framework 1.1 and it does not install properly either. Note
    : I was running all of the installation programs under administrator rights,
    so I doubt it is a rights issue. Any ideas on how to install Visual Studio
    ..NET 2003 Pro on Vista Build 5456?


    James Simpson
    James Simpson, Jul 17, 2006
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  2. The newsgroup folks are still on build 5384. For
    assistance with 5456 try your TechBeta newsgroups (the beta.longhorn ng's).
    Colin Barnhorst, Jul 17, 2006
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