Error message when you try to run the VssConverter.exe program to migrate sources from Visual SourceSafe 2005 to a Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 Team Foundation Server

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SYMPTOMS

You have a Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Team Foundation Server(TFS) Beta 2 server. When you try to use the VSSConverter.exe tool to migrate sources from Microsoft Visual SourceSafe 2005 to the server, you receive the following error message:
The language of Team Explorer (en-us) does not match with the language of installed Visual SourceSafe 2005 (). Please ensure the language of Team Explorer and Visual SourceSafe 2005 is same.

RESOLUTION

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

To download this hotfix from the MSDN Code Gallery, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/KB976375

Note The MSDN Code Gallery displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language listed, it is because the Code Gallery resource page is not available for that language.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support
Note You can also download this hotfix rollup from the following Microsoft Connect Web site:
http://connect.microsoft.com/VisualStudio/Downloads/DownloadDetails.aspx?DownloadID=23166

Prerequisites

You must have Visual SourceSafe 2005 installed to apply this hotfix.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace other hotfixes.

Help for configuration issues

If you still encounter these configuration issues after you apply the hotfix, send an e-mail message to tfsb2sub@microsoft.com with detailed information about the issue that you are experiencing.

File information

The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Analyze.exe8.0.50727.4414246,59227-Oct-200912:10x86
Archive.exe8.0.50727.4414359,22427-Oct-200912:10x86
Ddconv.exe8.0.50727.4414102,20827-Oct-200912:06x86
Ddupd.exe8.0.50727.4414103,73627-Oct-200912:00x86
Microsoft.visualstudio.sourcesafe.interop.dll8.0.50727.441449,15227-Oct-200912:02x86
Microsoft.visualstudio.vss.server.dll8.0.50727.441445,05627-Oct-200911:58x86
Mkss.exe8.0.50727.441439,22427-Oct-200912:08x86
Remotevssscc.dll8.0.50727.441481,92027-Oct-200907:19x86
Remotevssscc.dll8.0.50727.4414336,38427-Oct-200908:14x86
Remotevssscc.dll8.0.50727.441477,82428-Oct-200909:42x86
Remotevssscc.dll8.0.50727.441481,92029-Oct-200903:25x86
Remotevssscc.dll8.0.50727.441481,92029-Oct-200903:39x86
Remotevssscc.dll8.0.50727.441481,92029-Oct-200903:54x86
Remotevssscc.dll8.0.50727.441481,92029-Oct-200904:09x86
Restore.dll8.0.50727.4414347,96827-Oct-200912:06x86
Ss.exe8.0.50727.4414417,08027-Oct-200912:03x86
Ssadmin.exe8.0.50727.4414132,92827-Oct-200912:10x86
Ssapi.dll8.0.50727.4414502,78427-Oct-200908:13x86
Ssexp.exe8.0.50727.4414138,04027-Oct-200912:06x86
Ssgui.dll8.0.50727.44141,257,47227-Oct-200908:14x86
Ssscc.dll8.0.50727.44141,270,78427-Oct-200909:35x86
Ssservice.exe8.0.50727.4414326,97627-Oct-200912:00x86
Ssui.dll8.0.50727.4414947,20027-Oct-200908:13x86
Ssui.dll8.0.50727.4414878,08028-Oct-200909:42x86
Ssui.dll8.0.50727.4414998,40029-Oct-200903:25x86
Ssui.dll8.0.50727.4414994,81629-Oct-200903:39x86
Ssui.dll8.0.50727.4414998,40029-Oct-200903:54x86
Ssui.dll8.0.50727.4414989,18429-Oct-200904:09x86
Ssxx.dll8.0.50727.44142,56027-Oct-200908:13x86
Tdnamespaceextension.dll8.0.50727.4414282,62427-Oct-200907:17x86
Tdnamespaceextension.dll8.0.50727.4414734,20827-Oct-200908:13x86
Tdnamespaceextension.dll8.0.50727.4414274,43228-Oct-200908:47x86
Tdnamespaceextension.dll8.0.50727.4414286,72028-Oct-200917:07x86
Tdnamespaceextension.dll8.0.50727.4414286,72028-Oct-200918:58x86
Tdnamespaceextension.dll8.0.50727.4414286,72028-Oct-200920:49x86
Tdnamespaceextension.dll8.0.50727.4414286,72028-Oct-200922:41x86


STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

Properties

Article ID: 976375 - Last Review: October 7, 2011 - Revision: 2.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Visual SourceSafe 2005 Standard Edition
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