unexpected end of file while looking for precompiled header directive

Posted on 2003-02-21
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Last Modified: 2011-04-14
I am new to Visual C++ and would like to learn it by compiling and running some simple codes found on the Internet.  Of the two examples that I have tried, I get the following fatal error upon building the exe file: "unexpected end of file while looking for precompiled header directive".  What does this mean and what should I do?
Question by:glenisle
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Priyesh earned 200 total points
ID: 7997484
this means you have to put in the line

#include "stdafx.h" as the first line of your .cpp file


Expert Comment

ID: 7999351
Try a couple of these } on the end of the file.
Should you not buy a book instead of compiling whatever
you find on the net, there are a lot of bad people out their.

Author Comment

ID: 8000689
Simple, Thanks.

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