Linking Error Using VC++ 5.0

I am trying to build a program but I keep getting the following error:

LINK : fatal error LNK1104: cannot open file "mfc42ud.lib"
Error executing link.exe.

Does anyone know why I'm getting this error?
santamaAsked:
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arunmConnect With a Mentor Commented:
First of all do you require this library? If not remove form the list of libraries you use when linking? Secondly, do you have this library in your library path? If not include it. thirdly, have you deleted this library on you system? try "dir /s mfc42ud.lib" from the root directory of the drive vc++ is located on. does it show up?

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santamaAuthor Commented:
I do not have the library on the system, and I am not including it in the Linker. I have no idea why it is trying to link.
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arunmCommented:
Have you recently upgraded your version of VC++ from 4.2 to Version 5.0? I think this is the cause of your problem. Have you tried a "rebuild all", your incremental linker may be confused?
 
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santamaAuthor Commented:
I found out why it is asking for this library. It's because one of the header files that I'm using has UNICODE defined. I found out that the ud at the end of library name (mfc42ud.lib) stands for unicode-debug. Once I removed the define statement it linked.

Thanks.
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