Help opening project from Source Control

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Help opening project from Source Control

Post by dcaver » Tue May 16, 2006 8:58 pm

I got a new development machine and I'm trying to open up a project from Vault but am having problems with it.

In VS 2005 I went to File | Source Control | Open from Source Contorl. I then log in and I'm shown a list of Repositories.
I then select my Repository. I'm then asked to select the directory and the working directory. I put c:\inetpub\wwwroot\sitename as the
working directory. Then I select the name of the folder in the "Vault folder to download" section which is just under ther
"$" symbol. I click OK and I get the error "There are no solution or project files in this location. Please select from
a different location".

Any ideas of what is wrong? This application is a VS 2005 Web Service application.

If I open the repository through the Vault Client, then I see the files which contain the following:

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Post by dan » Wed May 17, 2006 1:16 pm

VS2005 removed web projects, which requires a different set of steps to open from source control. Take a look at this KB article for instructions: