The Microsoft .NET Framework Software Development Kit (SDK) v2.0 (x64) includes everything developers need to write, build, test, and deploy .NET Framework applications documentation, samples, tools and compilers.
You must install the .NET Framework Redistributable Package version 2.0 (x64)
prior to installing the .NET Framework SDK (x64).Visual Studio 2005 Users:
If you have already installed Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 (except the Express Editions), you do not need to install the .NET Framework SDK separately. Visual Studio 2005 includes the SDK as one of the optional components to install during Visual Studio 2005 setup.NOTE:
This version of the .NET Framework SDK SDK has been superceded by the Windows SDK for Windows Server 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5
. This version of the Windows SDK is available as either a
* Web Install or
* DVD ISO image