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Windows 7: Visual studio cannot run in compatibility mode

30 Mar 2013   #1

windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
Visual studio cannot run in compatibility mode

Hello all

I am trying to install MS visual Studio 2010 on my Laptop. When I click the .exe the system pops up a message that 'Visual Studio cannot run in compatibility mode'. Can anyone please help me that what is the problem?
I have removed all the instances of 2008 and half installed 2010 from add and remove section.

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30 Mar 2013   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

Right click the setup.exe and open the properties, click on the Compatibility tab, make sure non of the options are enabled, click OK and re-run it.
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30 Mar 2013   #3

windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

Thanks for your response!

All the check boxes are unchecked but I am getting the same message
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31 Mar 2013   #4
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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

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