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Invalid executable in AppMappings with extension '<extension>' in folder '<folder>'

The AppMappings property for the specified folder is not an executable file.

To correct this error

  1. Double-click the error in the Task List to go to the referenced file type in the File Types Editor.
  2. In the Properties window, select the AppMappings property. Click the Ellipsis () button to open the Application Mappings dialog box.
  3. Select the mapping for the extension specified in the error message, and click the Edit button to open the Application Extension Mapping dialog box.
  4. Click the Browse... button to open the Select Item in Project dialog box.
  5. Choose a folder that contains an executable file, and select the executable file.

See Also

AppMappings Property