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Posted on    March-29-2011 8:57 AM

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Varun Agrawal
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Posted on    March-29-2011 12:00 AM

ResGen.exe is a tool that is used to convert resource files in the form of .txt or .resx files to common language runtime binary .resources files that can be compiled into satellite assemblies.

krishna bramhadandi
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Posted on    April-10-2014 12:00 AM

The RESGEN.EXE stands for The Resource File Generator
The Resource File Generator (Resgen.exe) converts text files and XML-Based Resource format files to CLR Binary files that can be embedded in a runtime binary executable or Satellite assembly.

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