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.NET Compact Framework 3.5 Redistributable

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The Microsoft® .NET Compact Framework 3.5 Redistributable includes everything you need to test .NET Compact Framework 1.0, 2.0 and 3.5 applications.
  • Version:

    3.5

    File Name:

    NETCFSetupv35.msi

    Date Published:

    03-01-2008

    File Size:

    33.3 MB

      The Microsoft® .NET Compact Framework 3.5 Redistributable contains the common language runtime and class libraries built for the .NET Compact Framework. In addition to version 3.5 support, it also supports applications developed for version 1.0 and 2.0. The .NET Compact Framework 3.5 provides new features such as Windows Communication Foundation, LINQ, SoundPlayer, new runtime tool support, and many other features.

      Important: To develop .NET Compact Framework applications, Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 is required.

      This package uses ActiveSync 4.0 to update the device. Before running NETCFSetupv35.msi, connect your device to your PC. If your device is not connected, ActiveSync will store the CAB file and will not install the package until you connect. If you are not using ActiveSync, run the CAB files on the device that correspond to the device–specific CAB files found in the install folder.
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, Windows CE .NET, Windows Mobile 2003 SE software for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile 5.0, Windows Mobile 6, Windows Vista, Windows XP

      • Supported Device Operating Systems: Windows Mobile Software for Pocket PC 2003, Windows Mobile 5.0 for PocketPC and Smartphone, Windows CE .NET 5.0 and higher.

      Important: This download utilities Microsoft® Windows® Installer technology. Windows 98 and Windows ME users should install the Microsoft® Windows® Installer 2.0 before proceeding with this download.
      1. Click the Download button on this page to start the download, or choose a different language from the drop-down list and click Change.
      2. Do one of the following:
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        • To copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time, click Save or Save this program to disk.

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