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.NET Micro Framework 4.0 SDK

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  • Version: 4.0
  • Category: SDK
  • Language: English

This is the Version 4.0 release of the .NET Micro Framework SDK for developing managed applications on small devices.

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    The .NET Micro Framework is a .NET implemenation for very small, resource constrained devices. With version 4.0, we have added additional features such as Multi-touch, large displays, and more power management. In addition, this is the first release under an Open Source license (Apache2.0). The SDK supports the development in Visual Studio of managed code applicaitons that run on the .NET Micro Framework runtime.


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SHA1: bf829749fcf653db481270fba6baa60249c9442d
10.87 MB

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System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP

  • Supported Development Environments: Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 SP1 or Microsoft Visual C# Express Edition 2008 SP1Supported Operating Systems: Windows Server 2008; Windows Vista; Windows XP; Windows 7

Installation Instructions

    1. Click the Download button on this page to start the download.
    2. Copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time by clicking Save or Save this program to disk.
    3. Run the self-extracting executable that you downloaded.
    4. Click Setup.