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Engine version 4.20.1 "broken" CPP template

When I try to make a new project using the 2D side scroller C++ template, i get a lot of intellisense errors in Visual Studio(Community 2017, v. 15.7.5). However, I am able to build the project. I also tested creating a project based on the same template using engine version 4.17.2 and everything works just fine.

Most of the errors are of the following type (in the Character.cpp file): alt text

I also get these errors in the character header files: alt text alt text

I've tried to delete the following files/folders from the project directory: .vs/, Saved/, ProjectName.sln, Intermediate/, Binaries/

And I've also clicked the 'Generate Visual Studio project files' after deleting the previously mentioned files/folders. The errors are still present.

Any help would be appreciated, thank you in advance.

Product Version: UE 4.20
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asked Jul 29 '18 at 05:36 PM in C++ Programming

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avatar image гтгтгтгтгт Jul 31 '18 at 11:50 PM

I have the same.alt text

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This is a bug introduced in 4.20. It's already fixed and will ship with 4.20.2 hotfix (https://issues.unrealengine.com/issue/UE-62042).

In the meantime you can use the workaround I've posted here:

https://answers.unrealengine.com/questions/810626/vs-cannot-find-generatedh-files.html

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answered Aug 01 '18 at 12:40 AM

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avatar image EliasPa Aug 01 '18 at 07:41 PM

Thank you so much for the answer! I'm happy to see that the fix will be shipped soon.

P.S I left a question at that post.

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