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Open an old project in visual2008 express

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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ASP.NETMicrosoft SQL Server.NET ProgrammingMicrosoft Visual Studio

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Fernando Soto

8/22/2022 - Mon
Fernando Soto

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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Mashael albarak

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


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Fernando Soto

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