Posts Tagged ‘Tools’

Using the Business Intelligence (BI) tools available in SharePoint Server 2010

Microsoft has released an article Getting started with Business Intelligence in SharePoint Server 2010 which discusses the business intelligence tools available in SharePoint Server 2010. Continue reading

Microsoft launches free Accessibility Tools, Training Courses & Accessibility Resource Guide for Developers

Today, Microsoft announced the immediate availability of Microsoft Accessibility Tools & Training for Developers and this package can be downloaded from Microsoft Developer Center. Continue reading

Free Tools & Resources to Plan and Deploy Windows 7

Ready to roll out Windows 7 in your organization? Here are 4 essential tools and resources to help you plan, customize, and streamline Windows 7 deployments. Continue reading

Tools to Customize Your Office 2010 Deployment from Microsoft

If you are ready to roll out Office 2010, then here are four recommended tools for you that can help you customize and standardize the Office 2010 deployment in your organization. Continue reading

Windows Phone 7 Developer Tools Beta Released!

You can download the bits here.

Also, check out this post for more info on creating WP7 apps by the Windows Team.

Supported Operating System

* Windows® Vista® (x86 and x64) ENU with Service Pack 2 – all editions except Starter Edition
* Windows 7 (x86 and x64) ENU – all editions except Starter Edition


* Installation requires 3 GB of free disk space on the system drive.
* 2 GB RAM
* XNA® Game Studio deployment to Windows® Phone Emulator requires a DirectX® 10 or later graphics card with WDDM 1.1 driver. For additional information, see item #1 in Windows Phone Deployment and Debugging in XNA Game Studio.
* DirectX 10 capable card with a WDDM 1.1 driver is needed to take advantage of GPU acceleration on the Windows Phone Emulator for a Silverlight® application. The DX10 card is optional for Silverlight applications.