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"DxTrace" Linker Error In Visual Studio 2015

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I recently updated Visual Studio and i got an error while trying to compile Direct3D11 App based on Frank Luna's Book (Introduction to 3D Game Programmig with DirectX11) which DxTrace was used in it.

 

Error :

Severity    Code    Description    Project    File    Line
Error    LNK2019    unresolved external symbol __vsnwprintf referenced in function "long __stdcall StringVPrintfWorkerW(unsigned short *,unsigned int,unsigned int *,unsigned short const *,char *)" (?StringVPrintfWorkerW@@YGJPAGIPAIPBGPAD@Z)    DirectXApp    D:\Projects\DirectX\DirectXTest\DirectXAppTest\DirectXApp\dxerr.lib(dxerrw.obj)    1

I finally found out that when i compile it using Visual Studio 2013 compiler it works!

 

What is the main reason that i didn't compile using Visual Studio 2015 compiler ? and how can i make it work?

 

This link was helpful : Linker error compiling DX10 program in Visual Studio 2015

 

 

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