Article ID: 907757 - View products that this article applies to.
When you build a solution of a Microsoft Visual Basic 2005 Windows Application project in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005, you may receive an error message that is similar to the following:
error MSB3113: Could not find file 'Microsoft.Windows.CommonLanguageRuntime, Version=2.0.50727.0'.
This problem may occur if all the following conditions are true:
To work around this problem, use a file reference instead of a project reference in the solution of the Visual Basic 2005 Windows Application project.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Steps to reproduce the problem
Article ID: 907757 - Last Review: December 6, 2006 - Revision: 1.3