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Visual Studio problem................ 'The File selcted is not a valid solution File.' (error)

Posted on 2004-03-22
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Hi,
Got a slight problem a friend of mine had started work on a project in Visual Studio 2002 and whilst working on it upgraded his version to Visual Studio 2003.  
I have a copy of Visual Studio 2002 and have tried opening this project but get the following error 'The File selcted is not a valid solution File.'
i have manually tried opening the solution and project file but cannot do so ... dunno what the problem is ?????
can anybody help????
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Visual Studio 2003 does not recognize 2002 project. However, there are utilities that do this for you.

Check out:
http://www.codeproject.com/useritems/VSConvert.asp
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