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UE makes .exe file instead of .dll

My UE started doing something strange. It makes .exe file instead of dll file every time I try to compile - even from VS directly. I've clead Binary, Intermediate and Saved folders and it's still same. My colleagues working on the same project don't have this problem. How can I change it? I'm unable to run the project at all.

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asked Jan 23 '17 at 03:14 PM in Using UE4

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avatar image Sean L ♦♦ STAFF Jan 23 '17 at 07:26 PM

Hey Krzysiek_TATE,

What build configuration are you using in Visual Studio? Also, which version are you currently working in?

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avatar image Krzysiek_TATE Jan 24 '17 at 09:30 AM

I've been actualy trying every single one. I'm on Visual Studio 2015. It's same on QT Creator which worked perfectly for me before. It's thesame when double clicking on .uproject file. It tells me that there is no .dll file and if I want him to build it and then it makes an .exe file, and says that .dll couldn't be done. There is nothing special in my .uproject file. And my mates have thesame. I can't work :/

avatar image Sean L ♦♦ STAFF Jan 24 '17 at 02:10 PM

Do me a favor and try building the project in Visual Studio. Does the build complete successfully?

If there are any build errors, please post them here so I can take a look at them.

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It seems that I've removed default, almost empty PROJECTNAMEEditor.target.cs. After recovering it, everything is back to normal.

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answered Jan 25 '17 at 11:10 AM

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