An updated resource compiler for the Windows SDK for Windows Server 2008 and for the .NET Framework 3.5 is now available

Introduction

This article describes the updated resource compiler for the Windows software development kit (SDK) for Windows Server 2008 and for the .NET Framework 3.5. This update improves the performance and stability of the Windows SDK. This update also resolves the following issue:

  • You create a project by using the Windows SDK for Windows Server 2008 and for the .NET Framework 3.5. However, when you build this project, the resource compiler does not generate a valid binary image.

More Information

Update information

The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Download Download the WindowsSDK2008_KB949408.exe package now.

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.

Prerequisites

To apply this update, you must have the Windows SDK for Windows Server 2008 and for the .NET Framework 3.5 installed.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates.

File information

The English version of this update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Rc.exe

6.1.6723.1

70,200

10-Jun-2008

21:46

x86

Rc.exe

6.1.6723.1

68,664

10-Jun-2008

21:46

x64

Rc.exe

6.1.6723.1

156,216

10-Jun-2008

21:46

IA-64

Rcdll.dll

6.1.6723.1

326,200

10-Jun-2008

21:46

x86

Rcdll.dll

6.1.6723.1

382,008

10-Jun-2008

21:46

x64

Rcdll.dll

6.1.6723.1

792,632

10-Jun-2008

21:46

IA-64

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

More Information

To download the Web setup version of the Windows SDK for Windows Server 2008 and for the .NET Framework 3.5, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?FamilyId=E6E1C3DF-A74F-4207-8586-711EBE331CDC&displaylang=enTo download the ISO image of the Windows SDK for Windows Server 2008 and for the .NET Framework 3.5, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?FamilyId=F26B1AA4-741A-433A-9BE5-FA919850BDBF&displaylang=enFor more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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