Microsoft Downloads 29-07-2005

Microsoft has provided a version of the Avalon and Indigo Beta1 “RC” for the general public (7/22/2005).
Microsoft has provided a version of the WinFX Runtime Components Beta1 for the general public (7/27/2005).
The WinFX SDK contains documentation, samples and tools designed to help you develop managed applications and libraries using WinFX, which is the set of next-generation managed APIs provided by Microsoft (7/29/2005).
Samples for “Developing a License Provider Service for Windows” (7/22/2005).
This accompanies the Point to Point Message Queues with the .NET Compact Framework technical article on MSDN (7/21/2005).
This tool helps Database developers and administrators analyze SQL Server 7.0 and SQL Server 2000 database servers in preparation for upgrading to SQL Server 2005 (7/22/2005).
This download provides the DirectX 9.0c end-user redistributable that developers can include with their product. This update includes the DirectX for Managed Code Update from the DirectX 9.0 SDK Update (7/28/2005).
Download the complete DirectX SDK, which contains the DirectX 9.0c Runtime and all DirectX software required to create DirectX 9.0 compliant applications in C/C++, and C# (7/28/2005).

This download contains all the symbol files for this DirectX SDK release for Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003 (7/28/2005).
Download this SDK to build plug-ins for the Administrator console, build automation scripts for batch processing to the SMS Provider, and manipulate client settings for SMS 2003 applications (7/22/2005).

Use CacheDir.exe to view real-time cache contents, save cache content to a file, and mark obsolete items that should not be served from the cache (7/26/2005).

Microsoft Location Finder allows the user to find their current postion on an interactive map (7/24/2005).
The Microsoft Office Live Meeting Intranet Portal SP2 makes it easier to deploy and manage Live Meeting (7/21/2005).