So I thought I’d install VS 2008 to dabble around with WPF a bit. After the installer was finished, I was confronted with this:
OK, so I reboot my machine, and as soon as I log in, this pops up:
After having seen the error, I think “service releases, let’s see,” and click on the link. Firefox opens up with this:
OK, fair enough, let’s take the URL and fire up IE:
OK, now you’re just fucking with me. Seriously.
The kicker? Looks like VS has no problems working, despite the apparent failure of every single installed component. :-)