Install Windows Phone Developer Tools on Windows XP

  • Download Windows Phone Developer Tools RTW
  • Open "Command Prompt" and type the following command to extract vm_web.exe file:
    vm_web.exe /x
  • Find baseline.dat file from the extracted files and open it with notepad:
    • Find ‘gencomp7788’ section and change this two entries from 1 to 0:
    • Save the file
  • Run setup.exe /web in the extracted folder to start the installation

See also: Windows Phone 7 CTP Windows XP bypass?

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