Why does upgrading my project to Unicode cause Visual Studio to use a different version of the common controls?

added by Paul Wheeler
11/1/2017 1:57:49 PM

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A customer was upgrading a program from Visual Studio 2008 to Visual Studio 2017. As part of the upgrade, they also decided to recompile it as a Unicode program rather than an ANSI program. And they bumped their WINVER from 0x400 to 0x600.