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Hi , when ever i try to make project and run it in visual studio 2012 i get this error :

2>CSC : error CS0006: Metadata file 'E:\PROJECTS\ASP.NET\ProgrammingWiki\ProgrammingWiki.BLayer\bin\Debug\ProgrammingWiki.BLayer.dll' could not be found

what should i do ? i check build is checked in configuration manager in build menu
Posted 20-Feb-13 10:29am
José Amílcar Ferreira Casimiro at 20-Feb-13 17:25pm
if you're using MSBuild, check this link:
José Amílcar Ferreira Casimiro at 20-Feb-13 17:27pm
Compiler Error CS0006

Error Message
Metadata file 'dll_name' could not be found

The program was compiled and explicitly passed the name of a file that contained metadata; however, the .dll was not found.

Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov at 20-Feb-13 19:23pm
"Whenever" should mean you either doing something extremely weird, otherwise your Visual Studio is heavily damaged. In all cases, your information is not enough...

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