Silverlight 3

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  1. NICK ADSL UK

    NICK ADSL UK Administrator

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    Installation information
    This update is available from the following sources.
    Microsoft Silverlight site
    The Silverlight installer includes all previous updates in addition to this update. To install the latest version of Silverlight, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
    http://www.microsoft.com/silverlight/

    Silverlight 3 introduces more than 50 new features, including the following:
    Improved security and reliability
    Improved media and video support, including support for H.264 video
    The ability to run Silverlight applications outside the browser
    Significantly improved graphics, graphical performance, and creative effects, including support for Perspective 3D graphics
    Improved development productivity for rich Internet applications (RIAs)
    Silverlight 3 is backward-compatible with Web applications that were built in earlier versions of Silverlight.

    Microsoft Update
    This update is also available to users of Microsoft Update. If you have an earlier version of Silverlight installed, this update will be offered as "Update for Microsoft Silverlight (KB 970363)."
     
  2. RAD

    RAD Registered Member

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    I have been routinely placing Silverlight related updates in the "Hide Update" category.

    What websites/applications actually utilize Silverlight ? Where or when ?

    Thanks.
     
  3. NICK ADSL UK

    NICK ADSL UK Administrator

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    Silverlight is increasing used by many websites such as ITV TV channel in the UK. the reasons are Silverlight is Unaffected by other applications, improving performance
    Smoother video streaming delivery and increased quality
     

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    Netflix requires it.
     
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