Visual Studio 2005 extensions for .NET Framework 3.0
Categories: SVG - XAML - WPF - Silverlight, Web Services - Remoting - WCF
Latest version: November 2006 CTP
Added 2006-01-20Updated 2006-11-07
Provides developers with support for building .NET Framework 3.0 applications using the released version of Visual Studio 2005.
These tools are provided as an early preview of technology being considered for the Orcas release of Visual Studio. These tools are not supported by Microsoft but provided as is to enable early adoption of the .NET Framework 3.0 platform. Users will be expected to upgrade to the Visual Studio Orcas release when that becomes commercially available.
This release includes XAML Intellisense support through schema extensions for the editor, project templates for the Windows Presentation Foundation and the Windows Communication Foundation, and .NET Framework 3.0 SDK documentation integration. This release contains a preview of the Visual Designer for Windows Presentation Foundation (code name "Cider"). This release does not include a graphical design surface for the Windows Communication Foundation.
Built for .NET 2
Free or free version available