November 2013 Entries

Microsoft Visual Studio sometimes crashes when the .sln solution file gets out of sync with the hidden .suo file. The .suo file stores information such as the active project and is automatically created by Visual Studio.

To fix this issue, try deleting the .suo file. Visual Studio will just create a new one for you and the solution should open up correctly.

If you can't see the .suo file, check your hidden file settings in explorer:

Tools->Folder Options...->View->Hidden files and folders->Show hidden files, folders, or drives