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Open an old project in visual2008 express

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Hello,
I have a project built by microsoft called storefront that was built using 2005 visual studio. And I have 2008 visual express installed on my windows 10 laptop, how to open this project in 2008 ??


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Fernando SotoRetired
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What happens when you open it with VS 2008? Does it give an option to upgrade the project to VS 2008?
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Thank you both for your response but The upgrade wizard is not available for 2008 express release :(
Please I have not worked with VS Before ever , the link below show all the prequistits to open the application please please just read it and see if I can open it with VS 2008 express or should I download 2015 better? And by the way I have sql server 2014 installed in my windows 10 machine is that ok as well ?? Here is the link

http://msfteeprodsamples.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=SS2008%21Readme_Storefront&referringTitle=Home

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One of the posts must have solved the issue because author has not updated and assuming it corrected the issue.

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