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Silverlight Version 2 RC0 Released!!

The first release candidate of Silverlight Tools for Visual Studio 2008 SP1 is now available for download. This package is an add-in for Visual Studio 2008 SP1 and Visual Web Developer Express 2008 with SP1.

The Silverlight Tools installer includes the following:
  • Silverlight Tools RC0 for Visual Studio 2008 SP1
  • Silverlight Tools RC0 for Visual Web Developer Express with SP1
  • Silverlight 2 RC0 Developer Runtime
  • Silverlight 2 RC0 Software Development Kit

This release gives Silverlight developers an opportunity to upgrade their Silverlight applications from Silverlight 2 Beta 2 to the final version of Silverlight 2 (RTW - release to web) which is due out later this fall.

Visual Studio 2008 Tools RC0: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=129043

Expression Blend SP1 RC0: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=3AE4DC3A-61AA-41F4-A9B8-4334A76FA447&displaylang=en

Windows Silverlight 2 Dev Runtime RC0: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=129011

Also, a document detailing the breaking changes between Beta2 and Release can be downloaded here.

For more info visit source : MSDN blog