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Microsoft has released a service pack for Microsoft Expression Web 3. This article lists the most significant improvements and fixes that the service pack provides. Additionally, this article tells you where you can obtain the service pack.
Microsoft Expression Web 3 Service Pack 1 (SP1) contains significant fixes and improvements in publishing, in the SuperPreview feature, in file management, extensibility, and in other areas of the program.
Issues that are resolved in this service pack
Improvements that are provided by this service pack
ExtensibilitySupports add-ins that use the Expression Web object model.
Root-relative linksSupports root-relative hyperlinks.
PHP files that do not use the *.php file name extensionAdds support for Drupal and CakePHP template files. Expression Web 3 SP1 now recognizes .module, .install, .inc, and .ctp as valid PHP extensions.
Application color schemeProvides an improved black and gray color scheme that better reflects the appearance of the Microsoft Expression Studio 3 family of products. Expression Web 3 SP1 also provides a new Application Options setting that lets you select the Windows color scheme instead of the default color scheme.
Windows Internet Explorer 8 META tag and Web Slice supportContains new code examples to support features that are specific to Internet Explorer 8. The new code examples include META tags specific to Internet Explorer 8, plus a new Web Slice code example. You can access the code examples by pressing CTRL+ENTER in Code view.
How to obtain and install Expression Web 3 SP1Expression Web 3 SP1 is available from the Microsoft Download Center. To download this service pack from the Microsoft Download Center, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
How to determine whether Expression Web 3 SP1 is installedIn Expression Web 3, click About Microsoft Expression Web.
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