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    Build Failed

    I have a terrible problem with my VisualStudio. My code has no error, and when I run it, I get an announcement: "not recognized as internal or external command operable program or batch file".

    Apparently, my Visual Studio cannot open the exe file.
    My program is multiple modules. It consists of 7-8 source files and 7-8 header files. Unfortunately, I have no way to attach files to this message. If you're interested, you can give me your e-mail address and I will send you the files.

    All files are written in C (not C++ OR C#)
    What can I do?
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    Programs need to be on the PATH to be executed.
    Otherwise you'll need to include the path in the command.


    or as an absolute path
    C:\"Documents and Settings\Administrator\Desktop\myProgram"
    or whatever.
    [code]Code tags[/code] are essential for python code and Makefiles!
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    A VS hacking is in order. Can you run other projects?
    If not why? If yes what are the config differences between projects.

    To get to this point you must of compiled it before. What did you change last?

    Try to simplify the project. Get part of it running again and build up.

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