Thread: Link Error!

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    Link Error!

    Hello there;
    I am using Visual Studio 2010 and the first source code I compile, which is the template, unedited, genrated this build error....
    1>------ Build started: Project: Customers, Configuration: Debug Win32 ------
    1>Build started 22/08/11 06:56:16 AM.
    1>  Creating directory "c:\users\ahmed\documents\visual studio 2010\Projects\Customers\Debug\".
    1>  Creating "Debug\Customers.unsuccessfulbuild" because "AlwaysCreate" was specified.
    1>  stdafx.cpp
    1>  Customers.cpp
    1>LINK : fatal error LNK1104: cannot open file 'c:\users\ahmed\documents\visual studio 2010\Projects\Customers\Debug\Customers.exe'
    1>Build FAILED.
    1>Time Elapsed 00:00:12.40
    ========== Build: 0 succeeded, 1 failed, 0 up-to-date, 0 skipped ==========
    if anyone can tell me what does that mean..I'd appreciate it very much.

    Thanks for your time.

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    I think I got it.....sorry my bad.

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    Around 8.3 light-minutes from the Sun
    This is one of those random bugs in VS. One possible solution is to go to Build->Rebuild Solution. If that doesn't work make sure your project doesn't contain any header files that are actually missing.
    Quote Originally Posted by anduril462 View Post
    Now, please, for the love of all things good and holy, think about what you're doing! Don't just run around willy-nilly, coding like a drunk two-year-old....
    Quote Originally Posted by quzah View Post
    ..... Just don't be surprised when I say you aren't using standard C anymore, and as such,are off in your own little universe that I will completely disregard.
    Warning: Some or all of my posted code may be non-standard and as such should not be used and in no case looked at.

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    Thanks Andrew, but it was a stupid mistake on my side.

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