[Solved] Fatal error LNK1207: incompatible PDB format on VS 2012

Fatal error LNK1207n VS 2012

A simple error like Fatal error LNK1207: incompatible PDB format on VS 2012 can give you same headaches hen you hurry to finish your project. In this tutorial you will learn how to solve Fatal error LNK1207: incompatible PDB format on VS 2012 error and be sure you will know what causes this error.

Causes of Fatal error LNK1207: incompatible PDB format

– error LNK1207 often appear when you are trying to open a VC2010 project with another version of VS.

– newer version can’t modify created .exe application by older;

How to solve incompatible PDB format error:

The solution for this problem is very simple.

You have to go where your project is saved and then go to Debug folder and delete all files from it.

Example of default directory on windows 7:
C:\Users\User\Documents\Visual Studio 2010\Projects\Cheat\Debug

After that you can go and build the program again and this time it should work fine.

Conclusion

You have now solved Fatal error LNK1207: incompatible PDB format on VS 2012 error and can continue coding … due to next error :))

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4 Comments on "[Solved] Fatal error LNK1207: incompatible PDB format on VS 2012"

  1. Mahmoud Abdellatif says:

    Thanks, that did work, please don’t spam my e-mail.

  2. Nam Bui says:

    This worked for me. Thank you!

  3. Kenny says:

    it worked, wow too easy, only if you know

  4. Jeffrey says:

    This worked for me, too. Thanks a lot!

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