Visual Studio Service Pack 1

If you are not running Service Pack 1, you will experience an error when trying to create a model the standard way. Normally you can add a solution item and choose the "Model" category and create a model file. This does not work in the pre-SP1 version of Visual Studio 2008. If you are running a previous version, please follow this work around to create a model.

To create a new model, right click on a solution in the Project Explorer and add a new item of "Text File" type. Name is anything you like but change the extension from "txt" to "wsgen". When you open the new "wsgen" file, a designer is loaded with the model. This will create an empty model on disk and from here you can interact with it like any other model.



Last edited Oct 24, 2009 at 7:43 PM by codetools, version 3


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