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Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5 Training Kit

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  • Version: 1.0
  • Category: Document
  • Language: English

Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5 Training Kit containing Labs, Demos and PPTs

  • The Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5 Training Kit includes presentations, hands-on labs, and demos. This content is designed to help you learn how to utilize the Visual Studio 2008 features and a variety of framework technologies including: LINQ, C# 3.0, Visual Basic 9, WCF, WF, WPF, ASP.NET AJAX, VSTO, CardSpace, SilverLight, Mobile and Application Lifecycle Management.


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VisualStudio2008TrainingKit.exe8fa35dc5a73d92108d8e1190284f2bb787bc3fa3124.95 MB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Longhorn (Windows Code Name), Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista

  • The following software packages must be installed in order to complete the labs in this training kit. Items that are required only for specific parts of the kit are indicated below.

    Microsoft Windows Vista
    Microsoft Visual Studio 2008
    Microsoft SQL Server 2005 (Express recommended)
    Microsoft IIS 7 (All components)
    Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2007 or the PowerPoint Viewer 2007 - Required to view the presentations
    Windows PowerShell 1.0 RTM

Installation Instructions

  • Download and execute the kit. The kit will uncompress to the selected folder and launch a HTML browser for the content