Windows Vista SP2: Release Candidate available for testers
The download of the Service Pack 2 Release Candidate is available to testers.
Windows Vista SP2 RC available to testers
The Redmond software giant has begun to provide the Service Pack 2 Release Candidate for Windows Vista to testers. Apparently Microsoft Connect users are already authorized to download the beta.
Service Pack 2 is planned to be officially released in the second quarter. If the deadline will be met also depends on the testers' feedback. The Vista SP2 will mainly provide updates and hot fixes. It remains to be seen if Microsoft plans a public test of the SP2 RC as well.
According to Winfuture the following innovations are planned for the Windows Vista Service Pack 2: - Support for burning of Blu-ray media - Support of the data system EXFAT for flash memories - Support of 64 Bit VIA processors - Support of Bluetooth networks in version 2.1 - Accelerated connection via WLAN after resuming from sleep mode - Windows Search 4.0