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CTP 3 .NET 3.5 SP 1

Lesson number 1 – Read the Release Notes properly.

Went to use the new Out-GridvView cmdlet in CTP 3 and discovered that I needed .NET 3.5 SP1.  I knew from CTP 2 that I needed .NET 3.5 so didn’t really pick up on the SP1

Download and install it from here

You will also need to see KB959209 at

and download the appropriate patches.

For Vista x86 download and install all 3 of the following updates  These updates should be installed in the following sequence:

Install the update for the .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 2 - Windows6.0-KB958481-x86.msu
Install the update for the .NET Framework 3.0 Service Pack 2 - Windows6.0-KB958483-x86.msu
Install the update for the .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 - NDP35SP1-KB958484-x86.exe

Might be a good time to try the new file transfer cmdlets


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