# DX11 Shaders not compiling with x64 build target

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Hi guys,

I have a basic DX11 framework that I have created. It works perfectly in an x86 build (VS2015), but the x64 build throws an error at the shader compile stage.

The shader I am testing with is bare bones. So I am wondering if there is something different that you need to do in a shader file to make it work in an x64 build?

float4 VS_Main( float4 pos : POSITION ) : SV_POSITION
{
return pos;
}
float4 PS_Main( float4 pos : SV_POSITION ) : SV_TARGET
{
return float4( 1.0f, 1.0f, 1.0f, 1.0f );
}


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Always the way isn't it? Right after you post the question you work out the answer.

I had neglected to set the working directory for the x64 build.

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I remember one time I worked on a bug for 3 days straight. After exhausting every possibility I posted on here, only to figure it out like 5 min after posting.

Ahh the fun of programming

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