Roundtrip issues for Visual Studio 2012 and Visual Studio 2013 Preview

Applies to: Visual Studio Ultimate 2012Visual Studio Premium 2012TFS 2012 Express More


This article lists the roundtrip issues for Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Preview.

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  • Blend for Visual Studio 2012
    • Blend crashes when you open a Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) application that was upgraded to a Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.1-based version in Visual Studio 2013 Preview.
    • You cannot open a Silverlight 4.0 project in Blend after the project was ungraded in Visual Studio 2013 Preview.
  • Lab Management
    • You can now use Microsoft Test Manager 2012 together with Test Controller 2013 to create lab environments.
    • In an environment that has Microsoft Test Manager 2012 and Test Controller 2013 deployed, when you repair a lab environment that is in the Not Ready state, the test agent on the agent server is uninstalled unexpectedly.
  • F#
    • You receive an error message when Visual Studio 2012 loads an F# project that was created by using Visual Studio 2013 Preview.
  • Team Foundation Server
    • Compatibility support is provided for discussion threads between Visual Studio 2012 and Visual Studio 2013 Preview.
Note These issues are resolved in Visual Studio 2012 Update 3 .

For more information, see the other known issues that you may experience after you install Visual Studio 2013 Preview .