C++ Project stopped compiling in VS08 and mixing 8.0/9.0 compiler and linker

Recently I ran into a problem in Visual Studio 2008: a C++ project suddenly didn't compile anymore. I had successfully compiled it before. I did some research on the internet and eventually found the solution in this forum post. It turned out that I had installed the Vista Platform SDK from Microsoft's web site. That … Continue reading C++ Project stopped compiling in VS08 and mixing 8.0/9.0 compiler and linker