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    Microsoft Silverlight 5 RC Tools for Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1

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    Add-on and pre-requisite files for Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 to develop Silverlight 5 RC and Microsoft WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 RC applications
    • Version:

      10.0.40219.342

      File Name:

      enu\Silverlight5_Tools.exe

      Date Published:

      8/31/2011

      File Size:

      31.3 MB

        This package is an add-on for Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 to provide tooling for Microsoft Silverlight 5 RC and Microsoft WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 RC. It can be installed on top of either Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 or Visual Web Developer 2010 Express Service Pack 1. It extends existing Silverlight 4 features and multitargeting capabilities in Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 to also create applications for Silverlight 5 Beta using C# or Visual Basic.

        This download will install all components necessary for Silverlight 5 RC and Microsoft WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 RC development:
        • Silverlight 5 Beta Developer Runtime
        • Silverlight 5 Beta SDK (software development kit)
        • Update for Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 and Visual Web Developer Express 2010 Service Pack 1 (KB2502836)
        • Microsoft WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 RC

    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 7, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2, Windows Server 2008 R2

          • Windows 7
          • Windows Vista Service Pack 2
          • Windows XP Service Pack 3
        • Visual Studio Requirements:
          • Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 with the Visual Web Developer feature
          • Microsoft Visual Web Developer 2010 Express Service Pack 1
      • Before installing Silverlight 5 RC Tools, you must:
        • Install Visual Web Developer 2010 Express RTM followed by Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1.


        • OR
        • Install Visual Studio 2010 RTM followed by Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1. You can install Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 here.

        Note:
        • This tools package will not work with the Visual Studio 2010 RTM releases.


        Follow these steps if you would like to continue using the Windows Phone 7 Developer Tools RTW
        1. Install Visual Studio 2010 RTM or Install Visual Web Developer 2010 Express RTM
        2. Install Windows Phone Developer Tools RTW
        3. Install Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1
        4. Install the Silverlight 5 RC Tools


        Uninstall the Silverlight 5 Beta Tools Update

        If you wish to remove Silverlight 5 RC and Silverlight 5 RC Tools update from your computer, you must manually remove the components that were installed:
        • Microsoft Silverlight 5 RC Developer Runtime
        • Microsoft Silverlight 5 RC SDK
        • Update for Visual Studio 2010 (KB2502836)
        • WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 RC


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