Microsoft has released the Windows Phone 7.1 SDK ( Release Candidate ) yesterday . The Windows Phone 7.1 Software Development Kit provides the developers with the necessary tools to develop applications and games that target the Windows Phone 7.0 and Windows Phone Mango .
The Windows Phone 7.1 SDK ( Release Candidate) now provides a ‘Go Live’ license that enables you to develop and publish applications to the Windows Phone Marketplace .
The Windows Phone SDK includes the following
- Windows Phone SDK 7.1 (RC)
- Windows Phone Emulator (RC)
- Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Assemblies (RC)
- Silverlight 4 SDK and DRT
- Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Extensions for XNA Game Studio 4.0
- Microsoft Expression Blend SDK for Windows Phone 7
- Microsoft Expression Blend SDK for Windows Phone OS 7.1
- WCF Data Services Client for Window Phone
- Microsoft Advertising SDK for Windows Phone
If you have the Windows Phone Developer Tools 7.1 ( Beta ) installed , you should uninstall it before installing the release candidate .
You can download Windows Phone 7.1 SDK ( Release Candidate) http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=27153