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Unable to create exe file in windows form application RRS feed

  • Question

  • I have a windows form application.

    I want to create a executable(exe) file, but windows installer creates msi file which also does not work.

    I have already set recommended settings i.e. out type should be windows application. However I am unable to create exe file.

    Kindly assist

    Thursday, September 19, 2019 1:05 PM

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  • See MSDN docs like Step 1: Create a Windows Forms App project

    The executable is created in the path set in [Properties][Build] Output Path (in VS 2015)


    • Edited by Castorix31 Thursday, September 19, 2019 1:30 PM
    Thursday, September 19, 2019 1:26 PM
  • Hi Mustajab,

    After compiling, you can find the exe file in "bin/Debug" or "bin/Release" folder under the project path.

    Regards,

    Kyle


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