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Microsoft ASP.NET Futures (May 2007)

  • Published:
  • Version: 1.1.61025
  • Category: Redistributable Component
  • Language: English

Contains features currently being considered for future versions of ASP.NET and the .NET Framework.

  • The Microsoft ASP.NET Futures May 2007 (“Futures”) release contains an early developer preview of features providing a wide range of new functionality for both ASP.NET and Silverlight™. The functionality in the Futures release includes early experimental versions of features currently being considered for future versions of ASP.NET and the .NET Framework. The Futures releases assume prior knowledge of the core features of ASP.NET including the previous ASP.NET AJAX Futures January CTP.

    Features in this release include the following:
    • ASP.NET Silverlight server controls.
    • New functionality for ASP.NET AJAX Extensions.
    • Dynamic data controls, which enable rapid Web application development when you work with Microsoft SQL Server databases.
    • Enhancements to dynamic languages, including IronPython and Managed JScript.


Status: Deleted

This download is no longer available on The downloads below are archives provided by the Internet Archive Wayback Machine from the Microsoft Download Center prior to August 2020.

FileSHA1 HashSize
ASPNETFutures.msi1f786bb508826a174afefed7e0f185942fb2a0fc49.32 MB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP

    • Net Framework 2.0 or later.

    • Microsoft ASP.NET AJAX Extensions 1.0, or .NET Framework 3.5 (Beta 1 release)
    • Visual Studio 2005, Visual Web Developer 2005 Express Edition

Installation Instructions

  • Download the installation package to your computer and save it. You can then run the installation package and follow the instructions to install the ASP.NET Futures (May 2007) release.