Windows error 0x80131047, -2146234297

Detailed Error Information

FUSION_E_INVALID_NAME[1]

Message"The given assembly name or codebase was invalid."
Comment The given assembly name or codebase was invalid.

HRESULT analysis[2]

FlagsSeverityFailure
Reserved (R)false
OriginMicrosoft
NTSTATUSfalse
Reserved (X)false
FacilityCode19 (0x013)
NameFACILITY_URT[2][3]
DescriptionThe source of the error code is .NET CLR.[2][3]
Error Code4167 (0x1047)

Questions

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1answer

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I do web. service that load assembly file by input parameter. Then in assembly will try to find a specific type (inherited from specific interface), create an instance and returns the result of the method. I need to make the call to the assembly was again released. From the input [...] read more
c#
web-services
1vote
1answer

Is it possible to use build Windows Phone projects using Team Foundation Service's hosted build agents?

I'm trying to get a solution containing a Windows Phone app to build on check-in to Team foundation Service (i.e. the hosted service), however it is failing with errors like: > C:\Program Files (x86)\MSBuild\Microsoft\Silverlight for Phone\v4.0\Microsoft.Silverlight.Common.targets (200): The "CompileXaml" task failed unexpectedly. System.IO.FileLoadException: Could not load file or assembly 'PresentationCore, [...] read more
continuous-integration
windows-phone
azure-devops
1vote
1answer

How to add HttpHandler located in GAC to IIS7.5

I want MyHandler installed in GAC to be applied to all applications hosted on IIS. I made it work for particular application when I add Managed Handler on global level <add name="MyHandler" path="*.txt" verb="*" type="MyHandlerAssembly.MyHandler" resourceType="Unspecified" preCondition="integratedMode" /> and .dll to /bin directory of particular apllication. At this point all [...] read more
iis
httphandler
.net-assembly
gac
0votes
1answer

Azure Functions - The given assembly name or codebase was invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131047)

The Problem I am trying to create an Azure function leveraging .NET Core 2.2 that accesses a Google Sheet via the Google Sheets API, calls the data, and inserts it into a SQL DB also hosted in Azure. Here's the error I'm: ErrorImg [https://i.stack.imgur.com/SiGXW.png] This after following this guide. Note [...] read more
c#
azure
.net-core
google-api
azure-functions
0votes
1answer

The given assembly name was invalid Type.GetType() not working

> Unhandled Exception: System.IO.FileLoadException: The given assembly name or codebase was invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131047) I am getting an exception from C# in a simple program consisting of two classes, Program.cs and AnotherClass.cs. I want to use the static Type.GetType method in Program.cs to get AnotherClass as a class [...] read more
c#
.net-assembly
0votes
0answers

Error on running Asp.net with Mysql application on the server

I am using MySql.Data.dll on my Asp.net application, my application works good locally when I run it from Visual Studio. but when I published it on my host i get this error Compilation Error Description: An error occurred during the compilation of a resource required to service this request. Please [...] read more
mysql
asp.net
0votes
2answers

Why is this newly created MVC application throwing this error?

All I did was make a new MVC project in Visual Studio called Fadi's Project. I didn't touch any code but it threw this error when I ran the application. I tried debugging but no breakpoints where being hit. I tried to find a solution to my specific problem and [...] read more
c#
asp.net-mvc
0votes
0answers

Assembly.LoadFile is non-compliant?

I recently followed an example for pre-loading several DLLs from the bin folder as described here:https://stackoverflow.com/a/5599581/1099519 This actually did work as expected, but I am using SonarLint for VisualStudio and in the following line of code is underlinded and marked as a "Code Smell": Assembly.LoadFile(dll); Stating the following S3885 (https://rules.sonarsource.com/csharp/RSPEC-3885): [...] read more
c#
.net-assembly
sonarlint
sonarlint-vs
0votes
1answer

Cannot get Type declared in a .NET Framework assembly from a .NET Core 2 assembly

I have a .NET Core 2 console app which is performing some maintenance/upgrade work on the DB underlying a ASP.NET website running on .NET Framework 4.7.1. The console app needs to read in the assembly-qualified type names of classes which are declared in the .NET Framework assemblies. It does this [...] read more
c#
types
.net-core
0votes
1answer

missing a section declaration

I've done the following in the Web.config <configuration> <configSections> <section name="secureAppSettings" type="System.Configuration.NameValueSectionHandler, System, Version=4.0.0.0, Culture=neutral PublicKeyToken=31BF3856AD364E35" requirePermission="false" allowDefinition="Everywhere" allowLocation="true" /> <sectionGroup name="system.web.webPages.razor" type="System.Web.WebPages.Razor.Configuration.RazorWebSectionGroup, System.Web.WebPages.Razor, Version=3.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=31BF3856AD364E35"> <section name="host" type="System.Web.WebPages.Razor.Configuration.HostSection, System.Web.WebPages.Razor, Version=3.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=31BF3856AD364E35" requirePermission="false" /> <section name="pages" type="System.Web.WebPages.Razor.Configuration.RazorPagesSection, System.Web.WebPages.Razor, Version=3.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=31BF3856AD364E35" requirePermission="false" /> </sectionGroup> </configSections> ... etc And [...] read more
.net
asp.net-mvc
web-config
configsection
0votes
1answer

Can I install MVC 3 into a windows container during the Docker build?

I am attempting to "Lift and Shift" a legacy web service (and the website used to administer it) that was written using MVC 3. I have used the visual studio "add -> docker support" feature and I am getting my website in a container and the website will run properly [...] read more
docker
asp.net-mvc-3
dockerfile
windows-container
0votes
1answer

Troubleshooting Unity IoC container exception ("The given assembly name or codebase was invalid")

In my codebase, I have created a container sucessfully, but then run into an exception when trying to configure it: _container = new UnityContainer(); var unityConfigurationSection = (UnityConfigurationSection)ConfigurationManager.GetSection("unity"); if (unityConfigurationSection != null) { try { unityConfigurationSection.Configure(_container); } catch (Exception ex) { Console.WriteLine(ex); } } the unityConfigurationSection.Configure(_container); line is what does [...] read more
c#
.net
inversion-of-control
unity-container
0votes
0answers

Why is my unit testing is not working?

I'm using vs17, Whenever I run any of the tests I get this > [4/5/2018 12:10:19 PM Informational] ------ Run test started ------ [4/5/2018 12:10:19 PM Warning] [MSTest][Discovery][C:*path*\bin\Debug\FeatureFlags.API.Tests.dll] The given assembly name or codebase was invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131047) [4/5/2018 12:10:19 PM Warning] No test is available in C:*path*\bin\Debug\FeatureFlags.API.Tests.dll. [...] read more
c#
visual-studio
unit-testing
0votes
2answers

Key File, GAC, DLL... Feature could not be installed because the loading of event receiver assembly failed

I'm doing my first DLL, a simple HelloWorld SharePoint Feature. The Feature has an event handler, therefore code beside a feature.xml and elements.xml file. I can build the solution fine, and I have a post build script that calls gacutil.exe. Then I added a key file, I chose a random [...] read more
sharepoint-2007
0votes
1answer

x86/x64 The given assembly name or codebase was invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131047)

Good morning, I am developping a C# add-on to word, the first edition was compiled to run under office word x64, but now I have to run it under x86 version and I get this error when loadin the project in debug mode : The given assembly name or codebase [...] read more
c#
x86
64-bit
gac
0votes
1answer

Dynamic load assembly in WinRT

I have created a program to load dynamic assemblies using the following code: using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Reflection; using System.Threading.Tasks; namespace BarcodeReader { public class Parsing { private static string _FolderName = "BarcodeReaders"; private static bool _Initialized = false; private static IEnumerable<IBarcodeReader> _Objs; /// Parse the picture /// <returns>The [...] read more
c#
windows-runtime
0votes
1answer

Not able to debug Outlook 2013 add-in project using outlook 2016

I have created outlook 2013 add-in project using visual studio 2013. I was able debug it on outlook 2013. During upgrade of office products my outlook 2013 upgraded to outlook 2016. Now I am not able to debug my project. I tried giving path of new outlook in "Start external [...] read more
c#
outlook
outlook-addin
0votes
0answers

C# dll in powershell

I want to do something to C # code executed from a script powershell. The question arose as to add a third-party library in the project?I am doing so $path = @("C:\Users\name\Desktop\ch\packages\System.Data.SQLite.1.0.97.0") $cSharp = @"my C# code"@ Add-Type -TypeDefinition $cSharp -ReferencedAssemblies $path But when i start having problems running the [...] read more
c#
powershell
dll
0votes
1answer

CLR DLL Deploys Fine in VS but not through MSBuild

I am trying to put together some build scripts with a .NET project, and deploy some CLR code to SQL Server. I have signed the assembly and can deploy it as a stored procedure if I build the DLL in Visual Studio by choosing "Build." Running the stored procedure works [...] read more
c#
.net
sql-server
visual-studio
msbuild
0votes
1answer

C# WPF program runs in debug but not release without debugging

Trying to test a small program in release mode without debugging. Program runs fine in debug mode, and fine in release mode with debugging. When I try to run in release with no debugging the following happens. *Note: I've tried multiple configuration modes. For configurations other than x86 and platform [...] read more
c#
mysql
.net
wpf
0votes
1answer

The type initializer for 'Tweetinvi.TwitterCredentials' threw an exception while Autofac is 3.3+

i want to retrieve tweets from twitter using specific hashtags. i am using tweetinvi for this purpose.but i am getting an error outer exception: The type initializer for 'Tweetinvi.TwitterCredentials' threw an exception. Inner exception: {"Could not load file or assembly 'System.Core, Version=2.0.5.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=7cec85d7bea7798e, Retargetable=Yes' or one of its dependencies. [...] read more
exception
credentials
hashtag
tweets
tweetinvi
0votes
1answer

AppFabric: Cache host cannot load provider assembly for read-through and write-behind

I want to try out the new read-through/write-behind feature of AppFabric 1.1. I implemented a provider that references some other own assemblies, according to http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh361698%28v=azure.10%29.aspx. All are signed and compiled for AnyCPU. I put the provider and all referenced assemblies in the GAC (see http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh361703(v=azure.10).aspx). Then I stopped the cache [...] read more
caching
appfabric-cache
0votes
1answer

throwing error while creating UserCredential ;

I am getting the error as : > Could not load file or assembly 'System.Core, Version=2.0.5.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=7cec85d7bea7798e, Retargetable=Yes' or one of its dependencies. The given assembly name or codebase was invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131047) while executing the code for integrating google calendar in my web site using google [...] read more
c#
asp.net
.net
google-api
0votes
1answer

Google.Apis.Http.ConfigurableMessageHandler exception at runtime

I have problem with Google Analytics API .NET. While connecting to GA via api at line var certificate = new X509Certificate2(pathToPrivateKey, passToPrivateKey, X509KeyStorageFlags.Exportable); ServiceAccountCredential credential = new ServiceAccountCredential(new ServiceAccountCredential.Initializer(serviceAccountEmailAddress) { Scopes = scopes }.FromCertificate(certificate)); It give below error Message=The type initializer for 'Google.Apis.Http.ConfigurableMessageHandler' threw an exception. Source=Google.Apis.Core TypeName=Google.Apis.Http.ConfigurableMessageHandler StackTrace: at [...] read more
google-analytics-api
windows-server-2003
google-api-dotnet-client
system.net
service-accounts
0votes
0answers

Upgrade Nuget Gallery - EF AutomiaticMigration issue

I self-host nuget gallery inside my company. I am trying to upgrade it but I have following error: Unable to update database to match the current model because there are pending changes and automatic migration is disabled. Either write the pending model changes to a code-based migration or enable automatic [...] read more
entity-framework
powershell
nuget
0votes
1answer

How to debug a HRESULT: 0x80131047 compile error

So I have this web project that I downloaded and for some reason it wont let me compile. Gives the error: The given assembly name or codebase was invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131047) I know all the common reasons for that. Special characters in the path, etc. I check that, [...] read more
c#
debugging
visual-studio-2013
.net-assembly
asp.net-3.5
0votes
0answers

Unable to load modules using Unity Framework

I am trying to configure the unity framework in a app.config, can you please give an example of how to set this up please as when I am trying to do so using below app.config file I am getting below error: > The given assembly name or codebase was invalid. [...] read more
c#
unity-container
prism
0votes
1answer

Create assembly in SQL Server

I keep getting the following error: Msg 10314, Level 16, State 11, Line 1 An error occurred in the Microsoft .NET Framework while trying to load assembly id 66079. The server may be running out of resources, or the assembly may not be trusted with PERMISSION_SET = EXTERNAL_ACCESS or UNSAFE. [...] read more
sql
sql-server
sql-server-2005
.net-assembly
0votes
2answers

SQL Assembly Errors with Unsafe

I have the following error message: Msg 10314, Level 16, State 11, Line 1 An error occurred in the Microsoft .NET Framework while trying to load assembly id 66007. The server may be running out of resources, or the assembly may not be trusted with PERMISSION_SET = EXTERNAL_ACCESS or UNSAFE. [...] read more
sql
sql-server
sql-server-2005
0votes
1answer

StructureMap for IoC works with 4.5 .net framework, not with 4.0 framework in MVC 3 application

I have a mvc 3 project in which I have used Structure map for IoC. Structure map gives error:- structureMap Exception Code: 207 on Framework 4.0. But when I installed .net framework 4.5 it works fine. Here in this case I have been told to use only 4.0. Only I [...] read more
c#
asp.net-mvc-3
inversion-of-control
automapper
0votes
0answers

SQL Server 2008 External Assemblies

I have an external assembly I'm trying to load in to SQL server 2008 and I keep getting the same error as this previous post. SQL Server stops loading assembly Msg 10314, Level 16, State 11, Line 3 An error occurred in the Microsoft .NET Framework while trying to load [...] read more
c#
sql-server-2008
0votes
1answer

C# Load a native dll dynamic simple

So I dont know how to do that... I have a program "Prg.cs" and a dll "Test.dll". I have try: Assembly asm=Assembly.Load(@"C:\Users\Me\documents\visual studio 2013\Projects\Prg\Prg\bin\Debug\Test.dll"); Type runApp = asm.GetType(); dynamic thisApp = Activator.CreateInstance(runApp, this); But gives me error: An unhandled exception of type 'System.IO.FileLoadException' occurred in mscorlib.dll Additional information: Could not [...] read more
c#
class
oop
dynamic
dll
0votes
1answer

The server may be running out of resources in aggregate functiond

I try to copy this code and to deploy this function to my server. When I try to create the function I get the message below. It's very strange to me because I don't use any unsafe resource. I tried to run this with execute as 'dbo', and it's not [...] read more
c#
sql-server-2012
sqlclr
0votes
4answers

Failure Loading Of Event Receiver Assembly

I have the following code snippet in my feature.xml <Feature Id="0c272f81-49c0-440a-a544-677d51a8ffe4" ReceiverAssembly="FeaturedMasterPage, Version 1.0.0.0, Culture=Neutral, PublicKeyToken=9f4da00116c38ec5" ReceiverClass="FeaturedMasterPage.FeatureEventReciever" Title="Branding202" Scope="Web" Version="1.0.0.0" Hidden="FALSE" DefaultResourceFile="core" xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <ElementManifests> <ElementManifest Location="Branding202\Module.xml" /> <ElementFile Location="Branding202\Branding202.Master" /> </ElementManifests> </Feature> My FeatureEventReciever.cs says:- using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using Microsoft.SharePoint; using System.Text; using System.Diagnostics; namespace FeaturedMasterPage { class FeatureEventReciever:SPFeatureReceiver [...] read more
sharepoint
0votes
1answer

File Not Found ,Could not load or find Assembly System.Net 2.0.5.0

I have made the MVC4 application. In the application , I am getting the data from GoogleAPI so I am using DotNetOpenAuth for Authentication and I have added the System.Net 2.1.10.0 assembly. Its working fine when we deployed into IIS 7, but when I deployed to IIS 6 it gives [...] read more
vb.net
asp.net-mvc-4
dotnetopenauth
system.net
0votes
3answers

Activator.CreateInstance throws an exception

I have this class: public class PlaceLogicEventListener : ILogicEventListener { } I have this code trying to create an instance by reflection: public ILogicEventListener GetOne(){ Type type = typeof (PlaceLogicEventListener); return (ILogicEventListener)Activator.CreateInstance(type.Assembly.Location, type.Name); } I am getting the following exception: System.TypeInitializationException : The type initializer for 'CrudApp.Tests.Database.DatabaseTestHelper' threw an exception. [...] read more
c#
reflection
activator
0votes
1answer

ReportViewer, Scriptmanager and .NET 4.0 Crash

I have a weird one. I'm working with an ASP.NET 4.0, mostly MVC 4, but with one Webforms page that holds a report viewer. It works fine on my local machine, however I get a strange behavior on the staging server. On the first load it crashes with: Could not [...] read more
asp.net
.net
asp.net-mvc
report-viewer2010
0votes
2answers

HRESULT 0x80131047 exception in Microsoft Visual Basic 2008 express when debug

i get a HRESULT 0x80131047 exception in Microsoft Visual Basic 2008 express when debug my application. this happens whenever i click "start debugging" and it doesn't matter what application i load. this is a brand new vista x64 bit machine with a fresh install of VB2008 express. read more
vb.net
0votes
1answer

Load types from DLL in run time

I need to execute a method in an assembly loaded during runtime. The assemblies that I'm going to load are plugins that contain interface implementations. This is the loading class: using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Linq; using System.Text; using System.IO; using System.Reflection; namespace Stub.Logic { public class DllReader { private [...] read more
c#
reflection
-1votes
1answer

Use Reflection to only get specific methods inside a DLL

I'm trying to use reflection to get specific methods in a DLL so I can execute them but am getting an error: Could not load file or assembly 'MyDLL.dll' or one of its dependencies. The given assembly name or codebase was invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131047) Not sure what I [...] read more
c#
reflection
-1votes
1answer

Is it possible to run the QuickBooks SDK in Excel?

This is a bit of an abstract question but I hope someone can share some insight into this because Google isn't getting me any clear answers. I've been tasked with importing and exporting data between an Excel app and QuickBooks with a few requirements: 1. It can't use the awful [...] read more
c#
excel
visual-studio
wcf
quickbooks

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