How to obtain this update
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PrerequisitesTo apply this hotfix, you must have Visual Studio 2012 installed.
Restart requirementYou do not have to restart the computer after you install the hotfix. However, you must close all instances of Visual Studio 2012 before you install the hotfix.
File informationThe global version of this update 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.
For GDR branch of Visual Studio 2012
Article ID: 2781514 - Last Review: Dec 12, 2012 - Revision: 1