Visual Studio 2008 Test Edition Web Test Recorder causes Internet Explorer 7.0 crash


 

Just recently had an issue with Windows XP Professional w/SP2 and Visual Studio 2008 Test Edition recording a web test.  The user would add a new web test and when IE 7.0 was launched and the URL to the website was entered the browser would crash.

It turned out that if McAfee VirusScan 8.0i was installed this problem would occur, upgrading to 8.5i solved the problem.

 

About Wes MacDonald

Wes MacDonald is a Developer Technologies MVP, PSD, MCT and a Principal Consultant for LIKE 10 INC., a DevOps Consulting firm providing premium support, guidance and services for Azure and VSTS.

One Response to “Visual Studio 2008 Test Edition Web Test Recorder causes Internet Explorer 7.0 crash”

  1. Thank you for the post. it helped to solve this problem.

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