FIX: The Visual Basic .NET Upgrade Wizard stops responding when you try to upgrade Visual Basic 6.0 projects

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SYMPTOMS
When you upgrade Microsoft Visual Basic 6 projects that reference the InputMan third-party ActiveX control or the True DB Grid ActiveX control, the Visual Basic Upgrade Wizard (VBUpgrade.exe) stops responding.

Note You can upgrade Visual Basic 6.0 projects to Visual Basic .NET by using VBUpgrade.exe.
RESOLUTION

Service pack information

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2002. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
837234 List of bugs that are fixed in Visual Studio .NET 2002 Service Pack 1

Hotfix information


The Japanese 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 tool in Control Panel.
   Date         Time   Version         Size    File name   --------------------------------------------------------------------------   15-Apr-2003  02:57  1.0.1199.34124  81,920  Microsoft.windowsinstaller.dll


STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in Visual Studio .NET 2002 Service Pack 1.
MORE INFORMATION
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Properties

Article ID: 820666 - Last Review: 10/26/2013 18:43:38 - Revision: 2.1

  • Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Professional Edition
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