DEP0700 : Registration of the app failed. Rejecting a request to register from because the files are on a network share.

By Dries Marckmann
March 4, 2013

I wanted to run my app an my VM, but got the above error…

A quick search on google lead me to this thread on DevCenter:

The answer there is spot on!

I chose option 1, setting my debug option to Remote and setting by Debug option to localhost. Works like a charm! Thanks Gearard Boland for providing us with the answer!

Happy coding!


PS. Malavikas comment made me create this image:

Comments: 2

  1. Malavika says:


    I am completely new to app development and would really like to know how I can implement option 1 that you have implemented.

    Thank you.

  2. Dries Marckmann says:

    Hi Malavika,
    I know I’m late with my answer, but here is the explanation anyway.

    Go to the Properties of your project and then to the Debug tab. You will need to set the options like shown in this picture:


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