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Assume that you install Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Preview. After 14 days, when you try to open the Visual Studio Integrated Development Environment (IDE) to continue to evaluate Visual Studio, you are required to sign in again. And, you receive the following message:
To work around this issue, you have to sign in to Visual Studio by using a valid Microsoft account. To do this, follow these steps:
You can now continue to use Visual Studio without interruption. To keep the IDE preview license up-to-date, Visual Studio periodically checks and requires a connection at least one time every 30 days.
Check out the other known issues that you may experience after you install Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Preview
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 2861260 - Last Review: June 26, 2013 - Revision: 1.0