Microsoft releases .NET CF 2.0

Microsoft has made the SDK and redistributable available for .NET Compact Framework 2.0. Version 2.0 includes many bug fixes and useful new features. The SDK requires Visual Studio .NET 2003 or 2005 and, of course, users will need to have the framework installed. According to this note, attempting to run a 2.0 app without the framework causes the program to fail silently. Blog