I just upgraded to windows 7, I installed Visual Studio 2005 Tags: Configuration Windows 7 Visual Studio Compatibility Last response: March 8, 2010 5:20 PM in Windows 7 Share Rhonda_57 March 5, 2010 6:55:11 PM I cannot open or run my projects for school. I keep getting an error saying Visual Studio 2005 is not compatible w/win7 I tried to download the service pack and it won't let me. Help. More about : upgraded windows installed visual studio 2005 sminlal a c 209 $ Windows 7 March 5, 2010 7:36:38 PM I'm not familiar with VS2005 - I know VS2008 works fine in Win7, though. If you have Win7 Pro or Ultimate versions you could download and install the "XP Mode" feature which lets you run programs in an XP virtual machine. m 0 l Scotteq a b $ Windows 7 March 5, 2010 7:53:24 PM Rhonda_57 said:I cannot open or run my projects for school. I keep getting an error saying Visual Studio 2005 is not compatible w/win7 I tried to download the service pack and it won't let me. Help. Run it in a VM on XP. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer isamuelson a b $ Windows 7 March 8, 2010 5:20:50 PM Go here -> http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/vstudio/aa948853.aspx and follow the instructions. You can use VS 2005 under Vista/Windows 7. Also, be sure you are running as administrator when installing these. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedInstalling visual studio2005 on windows7 Forum Can I run MS-SQL 2005 Visual studio on Windows 7 Forum system requirements for windows 7 and visual studio 2010 in virtual Box Forum SolvedWindows 7, Photoshop, Visual Studio Developer on SSD Forum SolvedCuda + Windows 7 x64 + MS Visual Studio 2008 Forum SolvedI have the similar problem ... I cannot connect to my linksys' routers webpage. I just installed windows 7 (my first install Forum SolvedI have just installed Office 2007 in windows 7. will I have any issues? Forum SolvedJust installed msata hard drive and fresh windows 7 install; laptop does not recognize sata hard drive Forum SolvedI just re-installed Windows 7 and my BF3 Recording videos on my Second Hard drive dont have Audio and only Video Forum my hp pavilion g6t-2000 cto came with windows 7 then I installed windows 8 and then upgraded to 8.1 and my computer acted fun Forum Just Upgraded My CPU But Windows 7 Won't Start? Forum SolvedJust installed windows7 over win8... Forum how to reboot windows 7 with a new hard drive just installed Forum just upgraded to windows 7 and my microsoft office program won't let me load it Forum How can i install visual basic on windows 7 Forum Visual basic 2008 wond install on my windows 7 Forum I have just changed my hard drive because of some issue in it and installed a new hard drive and installed my windows 7 HB and Forum i just got windows 7 installed. the driver softwares aren't installed yet. can i download them off the internet? Forum SolvedI just changed my hard drive on my PC but now I can not install windows 7 Forum Recently upgraded computer and installed a fresh Windows 7 and got a boot loop. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !