Unable to read project file 'EdModules.vbproj'

Posted on 2006-05-05
Last Modified: 2012-08-14

I'm getting the following error:

"Unable to read the project file 'NurseEducationModules.vbproj'.  The file 'c:\inetpub\wwwroot\NurseEducationModules\NurseEducationModules.vbproj' is not a valid project file.  Error on line 1. Expected '<' but found 'null character'."

I checked some other wwwroot project folders and they don't have a file with simply a .vbproj extension... vbproj.webinfo, yes, but not the former.  There IS a 'Visual Basic .NET project' file, but it doesn't have a vbproj extension to the file name.

Thanks for any help-

Question by:tmccrank
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    Accepted Solution

    What version of Visual Studio are you using?  What version of Visual Studio created these projects?  This error is typical of an older version of VS trying to open a project created in a newer version of VS (if you try to open a project created in an older version into a newer version of VS, you'll get a prompt asking if you want to upgrade the project or cancel opening the project).

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    Turns out all the files were corrupted...
    Thanks for your help anyway.

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