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There is an error in Visual Studio 2012 when add resources file to the SharePoint feature: "the system cannot find the file specified".

How to resolve it?

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I'm experiencing this problem too.. Probalby you can workaround by just adding some special tags into the Manifest of the Feature. I will check the upper with SP2010 and try to provide a solution (not fully altruistic, since i need it myself ;-)) – TGlatzer Oct 9 '12 at 10:37
I tried to add it by hand, but it seems not be deployed into the FeatureFiles... I just edited the *.templates to this: <Feature xmlns="">; <ElementManifests> <ElementFile Location="Resources\Resources.resx" /> <ElementFile Location="Resources\" /> </ElementManifests> </Feature> – TGlatzer Oct 9 '12 at 11:00
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Okay some Googling gave the answer. It's a known bug with VS2012 Office Tools and they will fix it:
The workaround proposed by AlexBB worked well for me.

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