Silverlight 2.0 Beta 2 related links

Posted by vasudev on June 9 2008, 7:54 AM. Posted in SilverLight, Visual Studio.

As announced earlier this week during the Tech•Ed 2008 Keynote - Silverlight 2.0 Beta 2 has been released.

Get it from Microsoft Silverlight 2 Beta2.

You can check out in details various improvementsin Beta2 from ScottGu’s Blog.

Apart from Silverlight 2.0 Beta 2 release, comes two new releases also worth taking note of: Expression Blend 2.5 June 2008 CTP and an updated build of Deep Zoom Composer for Silverlight 2.0 Beta 2 support.

Download Expression Blend 2.5 June 2008 Preview

Download Deep Zoom Composer

Also check :

Microsoft Silverlight 2 Software Development Kit Beta 2 : This contains documentation, online samples, libraries and tools for developing Silverlight 2 applications.

If you are interested in installing the Silverlight SDK Standalone Documentation then get this:

Microsoft Silverlight2 Software Development Kit Beta 2 Documentation

You can install Silverlight 2 Beta 2 for Developers here.

Microsoft Silverlight Tools Beta 2 for Visual Studio 2008 : This package is an add-on to provide tooling for Microsoft Silverlight 2 Beta 2. It can be installed either on top of Visual Studio 2008 RTM or Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack Beta, and it provides a Silverlight project system for developing Silverlight applications using C# or Visual Basic. This download will install the following:

  • Silverlight 2 Beta 2
  • Silverlight 2 SDK Beta 2
  • KB950630 for Visual Studio 2008 RTM or KB950632 for Visual Studio 2008 SP1 Beta
  • Silverlight Tools Beta 2 for Visual Studio 2008

For more details check the above link.