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(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/EN-US/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows Registry
While creating a Primary Interop Assembly (PIA), the Microsoft .NET Framework Assembly Registration utility (RegAsm.exe) registers the version number of the Type Library in decimal value with "Major.Minor" format.
To work around this bug, follow these steps:
/Regfileoption. To correct the problem, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
WARNING: If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry Editor incorrectly. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
Steps to Reproduce the Behavior