Solved: Add new configuration to Visual Studio 2010 project and code will no longer compile.

Scenario

Create a new configuration in Visual Studio and select ‘copy’ from an existing working configuration.  The new configuration will not compile now.

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As it turns out, Visual Studio 2010 (even with SP1) does not copy the Conditional compilation symbols.

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Adding in my conditional compilation symbols allows the project to compile now.

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