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The "SplashScreen" parameter is not supported by the "MarkupCompilePass1" Error

By Mahesh Chand on Nov 26, 2008
You get the "SplashScreen" parameter is not supported by the "MarkupCompilePass1" error message when create and run WPF applications in Visual Studio 2008 SP1.

I was getting this error after upgrading my VS 2008 to SP1. The workaround I found was, I removed line


from C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v3.5\Microsoft.WinFx.targets file.


Mahesh Chand
Mahesh Chand

C# Corner founder, 11-times Microsoft MVP, technical author, and solutions architect. Mahesh authored his first book, A Programmer’s Guide to ADO.NET in C# with APress at the age of 25. C# Corner is a mem... Read more