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    Microsoft® Silverlight® 5 Tools for Visual Studio® 2010 SP1

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    Add-on and pre-requisite files for Visual Studio® 2010 SP1 to develop Silverlight 5 and Microsoft® WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 applications
    • Version:

      5

      File Name:

      enu\Silverlight5_Tools.exe

      Date Published:

      12/7/2011

      File Size:

      33.7 MB

        This package is an add-on for Visual Studio® 2010 SP1 to provide tooling for Microsoft® Silverlight® 5 and Microsoft® WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 . It can be installed on top of either Visual Studio® 2010 SP1 or Visual Web Developer 2010 Express Service Pack 1. It extends existing Microsoft® Silverlight® 4 features and multitargeting capabilities in Visual Studio® 2010 SP1 to also create applications for Microsoft® Silverlight® 5 using C# or Visual Basic.

        This download will install all components necessary for Microsoft® Silverlight® 5 and Microsoft® WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 development:
        • Silverlight 5 Developer Runtime
        • Silverlight 5 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

    • System Requirements
      Supported Operating System

      Windows 7, Windows Server 2003 R2 (32-Bit x86), Windows Server 2008

          • 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 Microsoft® Silverlight® 5 Tools for Visual Studio® 2010 SP1, you must:
        • Install Visual Web Developer 2010 Express RTM followed by Visual Studio® 2010 SP1.


        • OR
        • Install Visual Studio® 2010 RTM followed by Visual Studio® 2010 SP1. You can install Visual Studio® 2010 SP1 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 Microsoft® Silverlight® 5 Tools for Visual Studio® 2010 SP1


        Uninstall the Silverlight 5 RC Tools Update

        If you wish to remove Microsoft® Silverlight® 5 and Microsoft® Silverlight® 5 Tools for Visual Studio® 2010 SP1 update from your computer, you must manually remove the components that were installed:
        • Microsoft® Silverlight® 5 Developer Runtime
        • Microsoft® Silverlight® 5 SDK
        • Update for Visual Studio® 2010 (KB2502836)
        • WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2


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