Today, Microsoft released Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1 available for download immediately.
Service Pack 1 also provides over 70 improvements for common development scenarios including:
- New processor support (e.g., Core Duo) for code generation and profiling
- Performance and scale improvements in Team Foundation Server*
- Team Foundation Server integration with Excel 2007 and Project 2007*
- Tool support for occasionally connected devices and SQL Server Compact Edition*
- Additional support for project file based Web applications*
- Windows Embedded 6.0 platform and tools support