Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Visual Studio 2005 To 2008

Today I decided to upgrade my Visual Studio from 2005 to 2008 (Team System Developer Edition). The installation failed almost immediately due to an error while installing .NET Framework 3.5. For some reason I couldn't upgrade my .Net Framework version to 3.5 which is a requirement for VS2008. I tried several different ways but without any luck. The solution I found was to download .NET Framework Cleanup Tool . This tool can remove all your previous versions of .Net Framework and make your system clean of .Net Framework. After cleaning my system I downloaded .Net Framwork 3.5 SP1 installer from Microsoft and ran it. It worked like a charm. Now let's see what VS2008 have to offer me...

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