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VS Extensions for WinFX?

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    Tom Servo

    Can anyone enlighten me why I need to download a freakin' 1 gigabyte CD image to be able to install the VS Extensions for WinFX? Especially when the VS Beta 2 build didn't require anything like that?

    This gets even more annoying because the download page blatantly tells me straight into my face that most of this gigabyte isn't functional.

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    Short answer, you don't. The VS Extensions is only a few megs. The big download is for the whole WinFX SDK. The reason it's so large is that it's now included as part of the Window's Platform SDK.

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