Not a lot of new traffic on the forums today but they are good ones!
Q: Is the checking of contracts in static code analysys implemented in beta 1?
A: Static checking of contracts is available as a DevLabs download here: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/devlabs/dd491992.aspx.
Q: Is there some trick to connecting to TFS 2010 over HTTPS?
A: Please see Aaron’s post: For TFS 2010 Beta 1, Resolving TF31001 "The ServicePointManager does not support proxies with the https scheme."
Q: What happened to the Devices and Compact framework?
A: Unfortunately the Mobile Team didn’t make Beta1…Please watch Amit Chopra’s blog for the latest news on this topic
Q: I can not not Download the Visual Studio 2010 SDK- what’s up?
A: We had issues with this all day today but should be live now http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=d197feb6-ced5-40d4-949d-a51f02309ee8&displaylang=en
Q: Is there a VPC of Visual Studio and or TFS 2010?
A: Unfortunately their isn’t a virtual Image for Visual Studio 2010. Brian has created a kick butt Webcast on the topic https://channel9.msdn.com/shows/10-4/10-4-Episode-20-Downloading-and-Installing-Visual-Studio-2010-Beta-1/. While shooting the webcast we did discuss releasing a Virtual Image but with our schedules and the processes we have to go through the soonest this could happen is mid July.