Windows Vista Service Pack 2 RC Made Public

oldfett - March 5, 2009 08:30AM in Operating Systems

For the last week Windows Vista SP2 RC was only accessible by MSDN and TechNet subscribers, but not anymore! As of today Microsoft is releasing it to the public, stating that everyone is a VIP now. This newest service pack not only fixes various bugs but also adds support for VIA's newer processors, Bluetooth 2.1 and the ability to record Blu-ray. Various Wireless features are also getting an upgrade with faster Wi-Fi startup after resuming from a hibernated state as well as adding support for Windows Connect Now Wi-Fi functionality. Other features being upgraded are faster RSS feeds for sidebar gadgets as well as an upgrade to Windows Search 4.0. Find more information and try out the new service pack here.