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Update for Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 (KB2781514)

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A flaw in visual studio may cause it to become unstable when the .NET 4.5 framework is updated.
  • Version:

    2012

    File Name:

    patch_KB2781514.exe

    Date Published:

    2012-12-07

    File Size:

    1.1 MB

      Users of Visual Studio may lose the ability to open or create C++ or JavaScript files or projects after the .NET Framework 4.5 is updated. This fix corrects the flaw in Visual Studio.
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows 7, Windows 7 Service Pack 1, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2, Windows Vista Service Pack 2, Windows XP 64-bit, Windows XP Service Pack 3

      Visual Studio and Express products
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