ascmd: Run build.bat is failed with the error "Project file does not exist".



  1. Win2k3 ENT ENU SP2.
  2. VS2008 version 9.0.30718.1 sp
  3. Katmai Samples 80919


  1. Generate a strong name key file samplekey.snk as readme said.
  2. Open the folder under the path " ..\Samples\Analysis Services\Administrator\ascmd ".
  3. Double click the build.bat to built the sample.


The sample solution should be built successfully without error.

Actual Results:

The solution is built failed with the error:
MSBUILD : error MSB1009: Project file does not exist.


After copy the build.bat to the path ".. \Samples\Analysis Services\Administrator\ascmd\CS\ascmd", the sample can be built successfully without error.
Closed Mar 30, 2009 at 6:33 AM by cmslydia


wrote Mar 18, 2009 at 9:52 AM

Remove File==>Administrator\ascmd\build.bat
The bat seems created by author for testing, but no use for sample,so remove it.

wrote Mar 30, 2009 at 6:33 AM

Verified on Sample build 90321, it doesn't repro, closed it.

wrote Feb 21, 2013 at 11:34 PM

wrote May 16, 2013 at 11:22 AM