As announced earlier in TechEd, Silverlight 2 Beta 2 is available for download. You can Install it from Microsoft Silverlight 2 Beta2. It’s a 4.6 MB download. Beta2 adds a lot of new features. You can check out in detail various improvements from ScottGu’s Blog.
You can also check more details about Silverlight at : http://www.microsoft.com/silverlight/overview/default.aspx
Also check :
Microsoft Silverlight Tools Beta 2 for Visual Studio 2008 : This package is an add-on to provide tooling for Microsoft Silverlight 2 Beta 2. It can be installed either on top of Visual Studio 2008 RTM or Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack Beta, and it provides a Silverlight project system for developing Silverlight applications using C# or Visual Basic.
This download will install the following:
- Silverlight 2 Beta 2
- Silverlight 2 SDK Beta 2
- KB950630 for Visual Studio 2008 RTM or KB950632 for Visual Studio 2008 SP1 Beta
- Silverlight Tools Beta 2 for Visual Studio 2008
For more details check the above link.
Microsoft Silverlight 2 Software Development Kit Beta 2 : This contains documentation, online samples, libraries and tools for developing Silverlight 2 applications.
If you are interested in installing the Silverlight SDK Standalone Documentation then get this:
You can install Silverlight 2 Beta 2 for Developers here.
Along with Silverlight2 beta2 release, comes the release of Expression Blend 2.5 June 2008 Preview and Deep Zoom Composer to take full advantage of Silverlight 2.0 Beta 2 release.