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    .NET Micro Framework SDK 3.0 February 2009 Documentation Update

    Updated documentation for the Micro Framework SDK
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        This download provides an update to the .NET Micro Framework Platform SDK version 3.0 documentation. Please install the Micro Framework SDK v3.0 (see link below) before performing this update.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP

        • Required SDK: .NET Micro Framework 3.0 SDK must be installed.
      • Before You Start: Please make sure that there are NO copies of Microsoft Visual Studio running on your computer. If there are, please save your work and shut them down.
        1. Click the Download button on this page to start the download.
        2. Copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time by clicking Save or Save this program to disk.
        3. Open the compressed folder by double-clicking it.
        4. Right-click the file PSDK.hxs. From the menu that appears, choose Copy.
        5. Open another Explorer window by clicking your start menu and selecting My Computer (Windows XP) or Computer (Vista). Navigate to the folder containing the SDK documentation for version 3.0 of the .NET Micro Framework. A typical installation puts documentation for version 3.0 in the folder: C:\Program Files\Microsoft .NET Micro Framework\v3.0\Documentation\NET MicroFramework Docs If you cannot find this folder and you are using Windows Vista, try looking in the folder: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft .NET Micro Framework\v3.0\Documentation\NET MicroFramework Docs You will know you have found the correct folder when you see the file PSDK.hxs.
        6. Right-click in the documentation folder and choose Paste. You will see a dialog box asking if you want to replace the file PSDK.hxs. The actual content of the dialog box varies depending on which operating system you are using. Your available responses will be Yes, Ok, or Copy and Replace. Choose whichever you see.
        7. Restart Visual Studio. It displays a message indicating that it is updating itself. When it is done, the new documentation is ready for your use.

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