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File '<file>' cannot be shared in global assembly cache folder; only assemblies are allowed 

You have placed a file that is not an assembly in the Global Assembly Cache folder. The global assembly cache can only contain strong-named assemblies.

To correct this error

  1. Double-click the error message in the Task List to go to the file in the File System Editor.

  2. Move the file to a different folder by using a drag-and-drop operation or the Cut and Paste commands.

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