Hot on the heels of Office 2007 SP2, Microsoft has RTM Windows Vista SP2 (also applies for Windows Server 2008).
This update brings:
- Windows Search 4.0 for faster and improved relevancy in searches
- Bluetooth 2.1 Feature Pack supporting the most recent specification for Bluetooth Technology
- Ability to record data on to Blu-Ray media natively in Windows Vista
- Adds Windows Connect Now (WCN) to simplify Wi-Fi Configuration
- Windows Vista SP2 enables the exFAT file system to support UTC timestamps, which allows correct file synchronization across time zones.
More changes are documented on Technet or for more information see the Microsoft Knowledgebase Article KB948465.
The Release Candidate was released in early march.
The slipstreamed versions will appear on MSDN:
Size: 3,243,413,504 bytes
Size: 3,861,460,992 bytes
For the moment, keep your eyes on the Technet page (currently, the page title is “New Page copied from Windows Vista SP2”). Otherwise you can download them when available:
While your reading, Windows 7 RC should be available very soon! Build you should be looking out for is, 7100.0.winmain_win7rc.090421-1700. Its worth the wait 😉
As for non-subscribers, it should be ‘out in the coming months’.