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Error when creating a new code project

When i try to make a new basic c++ code program i only get the error: An error occurred while trying to generate project files.

Running C:/Program Files/Epic Games/UE_4.15/Engine/Binaries/DotNET/UnrealBuildTool.exe -projectfiles -project="C:/Users/'MyUsername'/Documents/Unreal Projects/Coding/Coding.uproject" -game -rocket -progress Discovering modules, targets and source code for project... ERROR: Windows SDK v8.1 must be installed in order to build this target.

Can anyone help me?

Edit: I set my project name to Coding if you are wondering why there are to Coding right after each other

Product Version: UE 4.15
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asked Apr 26 '17 at 04:35 PM in Installation & Setup

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Hey SuPeRcAt846-

The message is indicating that you need the correct SDK installed to create the project. This post includes additional information as well as links to download the necessary SDK:



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answered Apr 26 '17 at 07:56 PM

avatar image SuPeRcAt846 Apr 26 '17 at 08:36 PM

I found out i installed the 10.0 version of the sdk. i installed the 8.1 and now it works.

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