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Mint Source

  • Published:
  • Version: 1.0.1
  • Category: SDK
  • Language: English

Student Starter Kit for Visual Express.

  • Mint Source is the unconventional new starter kit for students that enables you to quickly get your hands on the freshest, hottest technology from Microsoft. Think of it as direct line to Microsoft information. We’ll give you samples of what you can do and the tools to do it. Get ahead. Get Mint Source… and be the first to download the latest knowledge and tools. Free ‘n’ easy just got easier.


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Mint Source.msi306cdf7000efb715445c49c716328e97a42cab2b1.25 MB

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System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows XP

  • Windows XP Service Pack 2
    .NET Framework 2.0

Installation Instructions

  • Run the MSI installer to load the application and sample starter kit.

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