Tag Archives: windows 7

VS 2010: An error occurred loading a configuration file: Failed to map the path ‘/’.

I was using the System.Web.Configuration.WebConfiguration class to open the configuration for the site from one of my logic dll’s and I got the wonderful error An error occurred loading a configuration file: Failed to map the path ‘/’. I freaked out for a second, until I put more thought into it. This is running fine… Read More »

Visual C++, Precompiled Headers and Windows 7

I upgraded to Windows 7 and I really am enjoying the new interface….but….. I went to compile my ActiveX toolset projects that are all written in C++ and I started getting  precompiled header errors. So I rebuilt and rebuilt and still got the error: Error    1    fatal error C1859: ‘.Release/HTTP Wizard.pch’ unexpected precompiled header error,… Read More »

ASP.NET State server won’t start on Windows 7 64 bit. File is missing?

I went to launch my state server for ASP.NET to handle my local sites state information, in preparation for production, and the service just wouldn’t play nice. I tried to start it and it says the file doesn’t even exist. Good times, right? So I went into the registry to see where it was pointing..%SystemRoot%Microsoft.NETFrameworkv2.0.50727aspnet_state.exe … Read More »