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Windows Vista Developer Story

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An executable containing the Windows Vista Developer Story and an Excel spreadsheet listing the new Vista APIs.
  • Version:

    1.0

    File Name:

    Top10Wave.exe

    Date Published:

    03/19/2008

    File Size:

    5.4 MB

      The Windows Vista Developer Story introduces users to new features of the Windows Vista operating system by providing a cohesive story about how the features fit together to make a compelling platform for developers. The Developer Story topics explain how to take advantage of a new feature or solve a problem using the new Windows technologies. The topics include conceptual information for context and technical specifications for practical application of each scenario.

      This download contains the following documents: the Windows Vista Developer Story (TopTen.chm) and a list of the new Windows Vista APIs (New Windows Vista APIs.xls).
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows Vista

      • Microsoft Excel (to view New Windows Vista APIs.xls)

      Note: This download runs on any Windows platform that supports .exe and .chm files.
      1. Download the executable.

      2. Run the executable.

      3. Read the license agreement and click Yes to accept it (required for extraction).

      4. Select a location for the extracted files.

      5. Click OK to extract the files.

      You can now navigate to the selected location and open the Windows Vista Developer Story or the New Windows Vista APIs spreadsheet.

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