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precompiled headers - how to get rid of them

yo,

i have a simple hello world win32 console application. it should work but
there is an error. here is the most important part of the error:

have you forgotten to add #include <stdfx.h> to your source code?

stdfx.h is a precompiled header and i have deleted it but vc++ still asks me
to include it. how do i change the precompiled header setting?
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Alvo von Cossel I of Germany
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stdfx.h is a precompiled header and i have deleted it but vc++ still asks
me
to include it. how do i change the precompiled header setting?


Choose Properties from the Project menu item. Open up the C++ 'folder'.
Select the 'Precompiled Headers' item beneath it. In the first of the three
combo boxes to the right select 'Not Using Precompiled Headers'.

Regards,
Will
Nov 17 '05 #2

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