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Workaround for installing Windows Phone 7 CTP on Windows XP

Windows XP is not supported for Windows phone 7 development tools

Workaround for installing Windows Phone 7 CTP on Windows XP:

Download the Windows Phone Developer Tools CTP Refresh Extract
the contents of the setup package by running vm_web.exe /x and
choosing a path to extract to
Go to the folder you extracted to in step 2 and open the file baseline.dat in
notepad
Look for the section named [gencomp7788]Change
the value InstallOnLHS from 1 to 0 Change the
value InstallOnWinXP from 1 to 0 Save and
close baseline.dat Run setup.exe /web from the
folder you extracted to in step 2