.NET FX Libraries Source Code

One of the longstanding requests we frequently hear from our customers is to have the ability to download and browse through the .NET Framework Libraries to help them debug projects. 


We have listened to that feedback and today I am happy to announce that we will be providing this ability with the release of .NET FX 3.5 and Visual Studio 2008 later this year.  To find out more details on this, and to learn how to download and debug through VS2008, check out Scott Guthrie’s blog post.



Comments (9)

  1. Tom Kirby-Green says:

    Will this extend to ParallelFX in time?


  2. sburke says:

    tom –

    We’re looking at expanding the offering to include things like WCF and WF.  As time goes on, we’ll continue to look for additional offerings as well, but haven’t made any decision on specific technologies such as ParallelFX.


    Shawn Burke

  3. H.A says:

    Surely this defies the whole point of object-oriented programming? I for one have never felt the need to inspect the .NET source code. It would be interested to know exactly what comments you’ve been getting from developers that motivated this decision.

  4. [原文地址] .NET FX Libraries Source Code [原文发表时间] Wednesday, October 03, 2007 2:18 PM 我们时常听到客户希望能下载并浏览 .NET

  5. ash says:

    H.A – Looking at .NET libraries can be useful in debugging problems.

    I for one have solved problems in SharePoint apps by looking at .NET libraries’ code using Reflector tool.

  6. Pat Freeland says:

    Net FX framework is messing with my computer…. it is messing things up…. It won’t let me remove it?????   Please help!!


  7. Earlier this year, Microsoft announced a set of broad-reaching changes to Microsoft’s technology and

  8. [原文地址]: Open and Extensible [原文发表时间]:Tuesday, May 20, 2008 2:42 PM 今年早期, Microsoft 宣布了 一系列范围广泛的改动。这些改动针对

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