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Visual studio can not open sample solution

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  • I can not open this C# solution

    XAML scrolling, panning, and zooming sample

    and getting error:

    ScrollViewerSample.Shared Message Shared\ScrollViewerSample.Shared.shproj: The application which this project type is based on was not found. Please try this link for further information: go dot microsoft dot com/fwlink/?LinkID=299083&projecttype=D954291E-2A0B-460D-934E-DC6B0785DB48

    ScrollViewerSample.WindowsPhone Message WindowsPhone\ScrollViewerSample.WindowsPhone.csproj: The application which this project type is based on was not found. 

    My machine is windows 8.1 x64 and I'm trying to open with VS2013 Express. Everything should be working. How to open this sample solution?

    PS sorry I can not put links to solution because 

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    Friday, April 25, 2014 3:03 PM

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  • Do you have the new Visual Studio update? If the sample you are looking at includes a Universal app then you'll need that. Otherwise you can look at the code files themselves, but you won't be able to load the projects.
    • Marked as answer by ANovv Friday, April 25, 2014 4:34 PM
    Friday, April 25, 2014 3:07 PM
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  • but solution I downloaded from here code dot msdn dot microsoft dot com/wpapps/XAML-ScrollViewer-pan-and-949d29e9
    Friday, April 25, 2014 3:03 PM
  • Do you have the new Visual Studio update? If the sample you are looking at includes a Universal app then you'll need that. Otherwise you can look at the code files themselves, but you won't be able to load the projects.
    • Marked as answer by ANovv Friday, April 25, 2014 4:34 PM
    Friday, April 25, 2014 3:07 PM
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  • Thanks! Installing Update 2 RC helped me.

    This must be shown at the page suggested by VS (Please try this link for further information: go dot microsoft dot com/fwlink/?LinkID=299083&projecttype=D954291E-2A0B-460D-934E-DC6B0785DB48)

    Friday, April 25, 2014 4:35 PM