Help With VisualStudio C++ error


  • I am using Visual Studio2015, C++, Windows10..I am a newbie to this language. I have the following error that , after googling, etc--I cannot understand or begin to solve /any help is much appreciated:

    Severity Code Description Project File Line Suppression State
    Error MSB3073 The command "Redist.bat C:\Users\deenie\Downloads\FaceTrackingSampleA\FaceTrackingSampleA\Debug\FaceDemo.exe FaceDemo.exe
    :VCEnd" exited with code 9009. FaceDemo C:\Program Files (x86)\MSBuild\Microsoft.Cpp\v4.0\V140\Microsoft.CppCommon.targets 133

    Thursday, December 08, 2016 12:33 AM

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  • Maybe the command “Redist.bat” is not needed. Try to remove it: right-click the FaceDemo project in Solution Explorer, then Properties, Build Events, Post-Build Event, and remove the text from Command Line.

    Keep a copy of original files before experimenting.

    Thursday, December 08, 2016 6:25 AM
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    Friday, December 09, 2016 2:12 AM