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    Platform Software Development Kit for Windows Server 2003 SP1 Frequently Asked Questions
    • Version:

      1.0

      File Name:

      PSDKFaq.htm

      Date Published:

      4/26/2005

      File Size:

      5 KB

    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 for Itanium-based Systems, Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition for 64-Bit Itanium-Based Systems, Windows Server 2003, Datacenter x64 Edition, Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition for Itanium-based Systems, Windows XP 64-bit



        • Hard Disk Space. Choose a disk drive with a minimum of 1 GB of free space.


        • High-Speed Internet Connection. If your connection speed is 56 Kbps or less, it is best to purchase the low-cost SDK CD (US/Canada or International) or install the Web Download.


        • Development Tools. To build the C/C++ samples, you must have a C/C++ compiler. If you are using Microsoft Visual C/C++®, run it at least once before installing the SDK. This will ensure that the environment variables are correctly configured. To build the Visual Basic samples, you must have Microsoft Visual Basic®.
        • To run the installation program over the Internet, choose to download the Platform SDK for Windows Server 2003 SP1 Web Install. The installation program will install the components you select.


        • To download the Platform SDK in 25-MB packages and run the installation program locally, choose Platform SDK for Windows Server 2003 SP1 Web Download. The installation program will install the components you select.


        • To download images that you can burn to a CD, choose Platform SDK for Windows Server 2003 SP1 ISO Image Download.

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