List of changes and fixed issues for Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1 Beta for Windows SDK

List of changes and fixed issues for Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1 Beta for Windows SDK

Article ID : 951844
Last Review : April 29, 2008
Revision : 1.1
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SUMMARY

This article describes the following aspects of Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Beta for Windows SDK:

• Known issues in this service pack and how to work around those issues
• Issues that may occur when you uninstall this service pack and how to roll back to the release version of Visual Studio 2008
• Hotfixes that are included in this service pack
• Features and functionalities that are added, changed, or improved
• Fixed issues for which hotfixes were not released

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Known issues in this service pack and how to work around those issues

• For multiple editions of Visual Studio 2008, Microsoft supports only those scenarios in which all editions are at the same service pack level. If there are multiple language versions or multiple editions of Visual Studio 2008 on a computer, all must be at the same level to be supported by Microsoft. For example, all versions or editions must be at the RTM level or at the SP1 level.
• You cannot install this service pack if you have the beta version of Silverlight installed on your computer.

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

945140 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=945140/) Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1 release notes and a list of fixed issues

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Issues that may occur when you uninstall this service pack and how to roll back to the release version of Visual Studio 2008

For information about issues that may occur when you uninstall this service pack and about how to roll back to the release version of Visual Studio 2008, see the Removal issues for all platforms section in the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

945140 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=945140/) Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1 release notes and a list of fixed issues

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Hotfixes that are included in this service pack

No hotfixes are included in this service pack.

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Features and functionalities that are added, changed, or improved

No added, changed, or improved features or functionalities are included in this service pack.

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Fixed issues for which hotfixes were not released

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946729 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=946729/) FIX: Visual Studio 2008 IDE access violation occurs when you open an .rc file that is generated by the file fuzzer

Category Visual Studio 2008 SP1 Updates from Windows SDK Content.

Description FIX: Manifest Tool for generating signed files and catalogs can occasionally corrupt a binary file’s header when embedding the manifest.

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946733 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=946733/) Installation fixes and updates that are included Visual Studio 2008 S946733 Beta for WinSDK

Category Visual Studio 2008 SP1 Updates from Windows SDK built in Visual Studio Setup

Description Improve and repair development tools that are provided by the .NET Framework team for managed code. Extend native C# and Visual Basic language, integrated data access syntax with class libraries to improve query, set, and transform operations.

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REFERENCES

For more information about Visual Studio 2008 SP1 Beta, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

945140 (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=945140/) Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1 Beta release notes and list of fixed issues

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APPLIES TO
• Microsoft Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Suite
• Microsoft Visual Studio Team System 2008 Database Edition
• Microsoft Visual Studio Team System 2008 Architecture Edition
• Microsoft Visual Studio Team System 2008 Development Edition
• Microsoft Visual Studio Team System 2008 Test Edition
• Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Standard Edition
• Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition
• Microsoft Visual Basic 2008 Express Edition
• Microsoft Visual C# 2008 Express Edition
• Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Express Edition

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