Change History


5.7.100 [Release] (08/13/2017)

  • Visual Studio Addin (#11160)
    • New icons; more commands on toolbar; enable/disable commands when appropriate; add icons in VS 2015
    • Remove Visual Studio Addin from MSI; move to Visual Studio Marketplace
  • Remove PDF version of docs from MSI; make available as separate download
  • Remove MigrateToProjectFolderStructure.cmd

5.7.96 [Release Candidate 2] (03/20/2017)

  • Rewrite Visual Studio Addin to target VS 2010 and up (#11160)
  • Known Issue - toolbar buttons display as text in VS 2015
  • Rewrite IIS deployment functionality, as in v6.0 Beta, maintaining backward compatibility; add IIS sample app (#11164, #10937)
  • Port BTDF v6.0 custom MSBuild tasks to v5.x line (#11161)
  • Remove remaining dependencies on SDC.Tasks (#11163)

5.7.95 [Release Candidate 1] (02/05/2017)

  • Add support for BizTalk 2016 not yet including the Visual Studio addin (#11152)
  • Fix: On a clean machine, SSO deploys before required DLL is deployed (#11074)
  • Remove support for BizTalk 2006 and 2009; raise minimum .NET version to v4.0 (#11155)
  • Internal: Simplify build process for ESB Toolkit extensions; automate more of the overall build process (#11157)

5.6.101 [Release] (3/12/2016)

  • Allow full control of product name in MSI (#11004)
  • Fix the order of operations when DeployBizTalkMgmtDB is false (#11016)

5.6.100 [Release Candidate] (08/31/2015)

  • Add support for BizTalk 2013 R2 (#10975)
  • Provide enhanced control over AppDomains within BizTalk (#10986)
  • Change default location of settings spreadsheet to main project folder (#10976)
  • Merge default install path into MSI vs. generated batch file (#10980)
  • Optimize XML in SettingsFileGenerator.xml (#10979)
  • Make host instance restart output less verbose (#10982)
  • Undeploy BRE policy/vocab files in reverse order (#10983)
  • Change DeployPDBsToGac default to False to avoid host instance restart (#10978)
  • Add WCF-WebHttp XPaths to AdapterXPaths.txt (#10984)
  • Fix error during restart of clustered host instances (#10120)
  • Add retry logic to TerminateServiceInstances (#10985)
  • Rename MSBuild property FrameworkDir to avoid conflict with VS Command Prompt env vars (#10991)
  • Reduce dependency on deprecated SDC MSBuild Tasks (#10992)
  • Fix issue with WixProjectFile with non-default filename (#10994)
  • Make PackageComments property optional (#10995)
  • Start app after restarting host instances; deploy SSO much earlier (#10996)

6.0.100 [Beta 1] (09/10/2014)

  • Remove support for BizTalk 2006-2009 (#10535)
  • Modernize code for MSBuild 4.0; enable support for 64-bit MSBuild (#10544, #10545)
  • Allow use of properties from settings spreadsheet in any PropertyGroup or ItemGroup, eliminating MSBuild order-of-evaluation problems (#10541)
  • Rewrite IIS deployment functionality (#10546)
  • Start app after restarting host instances; enable granular control over app start/stop (#10565; #10562)
  • Add IIS sample application (#10546)
  • Add a Visual Studio menu item to decode port bindings file (ElementTunnel decode) (#9331)
  • Remove dependency on SDC.Tasks DLL (#10559)
  • Documentation updates (#10618)
  • Break MSI Redist target into multiple targets
  • Install BizTalkDeploymentFramework.ServerExecute.targets to same location as other targets (#10585)
The following changes are also included in v5.6:
  • Add support for BizTalk 2013 R2 (#10635)
  • Fix error during restart of clustered host instances (#10120)
  • Add retry logic to TerminateServiceInstances (#10597)
  • Make host instance restart output less verbose (#10574)
  • Undeploy BRE policy/vocab files in reverse order (#10717)
  • Add WCF-WebHttp XPaths to AdapterXPaths.txt (#10698)
  • Fix issue with WixProjectFile with non-default filename (#10572)
  • Change DeployPDBsToGac default to False to avoid host instance restart (#10577)
  • Merge default install path into MSI vs. generated batch file (#10573)
  • Fail MSI build if DefaultInstallDir value ends in backslash (#10573)
  • Optimize XML in SettingsFileGenerator.xml (#10571)
  • Change default location of settings spreadsheet to main project folder (#10564)
  • Provide enhanced control over AppDomains within BizTalk (#10542)
  • Make PackageComments property optional; remove ProductVersion from MSI product name (#10578)

5.5.100 [Release] (02/26/2014)

  • Refactor SSO code, add retry logic, add unit tests, fix random credential error (#10520)
  • Validate bindings XML syntax on deploy and MSI build (#6068)
  • Fix issue with TerminateServiceInstances and routing failure reports (#10519)
  • Update to WiX v3.8 (#10531)
  • Update to XmlPreprocess 2.0.18 (#10515)
  • Update to NUnit 2.6.3 (#10517)
  • Get Quick Deploy Start menu command to pause at end of process (#10516)
  • Get MSBuild props from settings spreadsheet to act like typical MSBuild properties when values incl. semicolon (#10266)
  • Fix issue that could cause a deployment process to incorrectly indicate failure (#10406)
  • Add send port EndpointBehaviorConfiguration to ElementTunnel AdapterXPaths (#10387)
  • Add property ConfigureBizTalkDebuggingFeatures to enable/disable BTSNTSvc.exe.config updates for BizTalk debug options (#10226)
  • Add PublishWcfServiceArtifacts MSBuild task to automate the WCF Service Publishing Wizard (#9634)
  • Don't indicate expected behavior as MSBuild warnings during BRE deployment (#10227)
  • Restore original behavior in SSOSettingsFileReader.Read() and add new overload to enable SSO access from remote machine (#9551; #10137)
  • Convert Bounce and StopBizTalkHost VBScripts to MSBuild task; handle clustered host instances (#10120; #10212)
  • Add /f option to GacUtil to force overwrite of existing assemblies in GAC (#10146)

5.1.2 [Stable Beta] (05/10/2013)

  • Add AutoTerminateInstances property to auto-terminate instances on deploy, undeploy, quick deploy (#10019)
  • Enhance and extend WiX MSI generation; update to WiX 3.7, replace JavaScript WXS generator with WiX Heat, more (#8159, 9688, 10029)
  • Update server deployment process to 100% MSBuild without batch files (#10036)
  • Add BTS 2013 RTM ESB Toolkit support for BTDF SSO resolver and designer extension; update ESB Toolkit install dir reg key (#9921)
  • Fix SSO tooling issue due to DLL change in BizTalk 2013 RTM (#9921)
  • Update SSOSettingsFileReader to support use from non-BizTalk machine (#9551)
  • Add support for IIS 8 and pre-configured AppPools; drop legacy VDirList.txt; refactor DeployVDirs target (#10067, 10082)
  • Stop script execution early on undeploy when BizTalk app does not exist (#10020)
  • Stop host instances as late as possible when DeployPdbsToGac is enabled (#10021)
  • Remove IncludeCompsAndVDirsAsResources feature (#10022)
  • Add Start menu shortcuts for Quick Deploy, Preprocess and Import Bindings, Terminate Service Instances; remember selected settings file from deploy for use in undeploy (#3858, 7635, 10095)
  • Add option to disable all Start menu shortcuts on server install (#10096)
  • Split custom MSBuild tasks DLL to isolate dependencies on BizTalk DLLs (#10032)
  • Add MSBuild task to pause for a keypress (#10033)
  • Update SetEnvUIConfig.xsd with missing radio button elements; update and enhance SetEnvUI documentation (#10025, 10026)
  • Add workaround for ESB Toolkit 2.1 Itinerary Designer extension install when ESB Toolkit installed on D: (#9838)
  • Update server deploy MSI to create InstallPath registry key (#7178)
  • Docs: remove unnecessary step in scripted deployment; add OutputFilename element for FilesToXmlPreprocess; update software requirements; add documentation on WiX MSI customization (#10025)
  • Minor updates to Advanced and BasicMasterBindings sample apps (#10102)

5.1.1 [Stable Beta] (04/08/2013)

  • Add support for BizTalk 2013 Beta (#9921)
  • Allow the Framework to be referenced and used without installing MSI, such as on a build server (#9961)
  • Allow suppression of WiX MSI validation (#9962)
  • ElementTunnel enhancements incl. whitespace preservation; fix for occasional data loss during decode; set ApplyXmlEscape true for new projects (#10011, 10012)

5.0.100 [Final Release] (07/26/2012)

  • Completely new, comprehensive documentation in CHM and PDF format (110+ pages)
  • Change default project configuration and internal properties to directly support Team Build (#8847)
  • Add MsiName MSBuild property to allow override of generated MSI filename (#7672)
  • Fix parsing of BAM view names to allow spaces and periods within names (#8119)
  • Fix error when multiple BamDefinition elements are specified (#8252)
  • Prevent deploy from failing if a PDB file is missing and DeployPDBsToGac is true (#8539)
  • Add guard condition to ensure 32-bit MSBuild.exe since 64-bit MSBuild.exe is unsupported (#8185)
  • Fix issue with settings exporter when spreadsheet XML contained Index attributes on cells that held no data (#8385)
  • Prevent deploy from failing if a PDB file is missing and DeployPDBsToGac is true (#8539)
  • Fail the MSI build if the OutputPath property is undefined (#8748)
  • Added overridable target named CustomPostInstaller that runs after an MSI is built (#9203)
  • Add new overridable targets CustomFinalDeploy and CustomFinalUndeploy at very end of deploy/undeploy process (#9392)
  • Add property XmlEscapeXPathsFile to enable override of default AdapterXPaths.txt file path (#9369)
  • Implement retry logic in stop host instances script (#8318)
  • Allow BAM view names to contain periods in settings spreadsheet (#8688)
  • Add new BAM sample app and simplify Advanced sample (#8580)
  • Add /c switch to XmlPreprocess for Log4net & FilesToXmlPreprocess to strip preproc comments from output file (#8639)
  • Added optional element AppPoolNetVersion to VDirList to configure .NET version on AppPool; IIS7+ only (#7628)
  • Add log4net registry key to both 32 and 64-bit registry views; remove cscript64.exe from DeployTools (#4788)
  • Always use BTDF copy of gacutil.exe for Visual Studio GAC Output command (#8114)
  • Change ElementTunnel.exe to decode only XML special chars (#8856)
  • Integrate ExportBamDefinitionXml.exe V2.2 to fix XML truncation with large BAM models (#7969)
  • Skip NTFS permissions when setting up FILE adapter paths on network/UNC (#8452)
  • Add slightly modified version of Team Build 2010 DefaultTemplate.xaml for BTDF solutions (#8847)
  • Set ToolsVersion="4.0" on Project element in Add Project Wizard when BizTalk 2010 (#9399)
  • Run DeployBTRules.exe with .NET 4.0 only when BizTalk 2010 (#9460)
  • Enable VS add-in to locate a project file at Deployment\<solutionNameNoExtension>.Deployment.btdfproj (#9491)
  • Improve new project setup experience by adding a default PortBindingsMaster.xml (#9492)
  • Default new projects to simple XMLPreprocess syntax that doesn't require ifdef block (#9501)
  • In BTDF installer, display destination folder on Custom page and allow it to be changed (#6066)
  • In BTDF installer, add status messages during VS add-in install/uninstall (#9196)

5.0.26 [Release Candidate 2] (03/10/2011)

  • Fix for rules deployment failure on BT2010 when an FX4.0 DLL is referenced by a policy (#7588)
  • Fix for error dialog after Add New Project wizard when project path contains spaces (#7587)
  • Add quotes around paths in light.exe command line to prevent issues with spaces in paths (#7840)
  • Add additional extensibility points via more overridable MSBuild targets (#7854)
  • Add BizTalkAppDescription property to specify app description displayed in BizTalk Admin (#7555)
  • Fix to use SettingsSpreadsheetPath property when building MSI; fix server deploy when a custom path is present (#7956)
  • Add ModifyNTFSPermissionsOnVDirPaths property to allow bypass of NTFS permission changes to IIS vdir physical folders (#7994)
  • Modify FilesToXmlPreprocess to support an output filename instead of modifying the source file (#7663)
  • Upgrade WiX to 3.5 RTM; used to build server MSI's (#8004)

5.0.25 [Release Candidate] (11/16/2010)

  • Full support for BizTalk 2010 RTM and ESB Toolkit 2.1 (#7507)
  • Improve default configuration of template project and auto open generated BTDFPROJ for editing (Add New Project wizard) (#6930; #6919)
  • Integrate Environment Settings Manager exporter V1.6.0. Fixes issue with incorrect exported data after copying and pasting data in the XML Excel spreadsheet. (#6959)
  • Integrate XmlPreprocess V2.0.13 (#6976)
  • Improve Visual Studio add-in registration to remember if BTDF toolbar is hidden or visible and maintain keyboard shortcut mappings after VS restart (#7422)
  • Enable automatic version upgrade of server deploy MSI's (after undeploy is complete; avoids need to uninstall old version before installing new version) (#7099)
  • Add RequireXmlPreprocessDirectives property to allow global macro replacement in XML files by XMLPreprocess without #ifdef directives (#7028)
  • Add SkipHostInstancesRestart property to allow bypass of host instances restart (#7035)
  • Add property SettingsSpreadsheetPath to allow override of path to settings spreadsheet (#7348)
  • Include missing SSOSettingsEditor.exe in BTDF installer so that the Edit SSO Settings Start menu shortcut appears (#7008)
  • Fixed bug where SSOSettingsEditor throws an exception when a setting value is empty/null (#7010)
  • Fix to deploy BTSNTSvc.exe.config changes on all servers, not just the last server in the group (#7009)
  • Fix for issue when side-by-side is true and UseMasterBindings is false and port names are prepended again on each redeploy (#7077)
  • Fix for error while applying NTFS permissions during vdir deploy when physical directory contains spaces (#7461)
  • BizTalk 2010 fix: always use GacUtil 4.0 w/ 2010 and fix detection of GAC path under CLR 4.0 (#7246)
  • Fix for Visual Studio GAC Output of Selected Project command when path contains spaces (#7335)
  • During BTDF install, add prompt to close Visual Studio (#7365)
  • Allow spaces in the BizTalk application name (#7175)
  • Upgrade BTDF installer to WiX 3.5 RC (#7542)
  • Add sample solution that demonstrates use of BTDF SSO Resolver for ESB Toolkit (#7507)
  • Add source code for previously customized SDCTasks AppPool Recycle task (#7107)
  • Documentation updates

5.0.19 (06/30/2010)

  • Fix BTDF installer issue that always (incorrectly) detects BTS 2010 and always installs BTS 2010-specific files (#6923)
  • Fix for Gac Output of Selected Project menu item in BTS 2010 (#6916)

5.0.18 (06/28/2010)

  • Add full support for BizTalk Server 2010 Beta 1/Visual Studio 2010 (#6796)
  • Enable Add New Project template in Visual Studio 2005 - tested with 2006 R2 (#6572)
  • Relax Visual Studio add-in's restrictions on .btdfproj file and directory names (#6885)
  • Create a GUI for editing live runtime settings stored in an SSO affiliate app and a Start menu shortcut on server deploy (#6895)
  • Add x64 support for isolated app domain config in BTSNTSvc64.exe.config (#5660)
  • Enable auto-configuration of BizTalk debugging options in the BTSNTSvc.exe.config (#6902)
  • Added IISMetabasePath property that allows deployment to a web site other than Default Web Site (#4015)
  • Converted old VBScripts for IIS configuration into MSBuild tasks using WMI, and tested IIS configuration with IIS 7 (#5869)
  • Added UndeployIISArtifacts property that enables undeploy of IIS artifacts on dev machine. Default is true only for server deploy. (#5871)
  • Fix resizing issue with Add New Project options dialog (#6861)
  • Fix to skip auto config of FILE adapter paths when IncludeMessagingBindings is false (#6884)
  • Fix for MSI creation failure when IncludeMessagingBindings is false and no PortBindings.xml exists (#6886)
  • Eliminate legacy *.deploy.include XmlPreprocess code in ServerDeploy.bat and ServerReDeploy.bat (#6888)

5.0.17 (05/21/2010)

  • Create Add New Project wizard in Visual Studio to add a Deployment Framework project to a solution (#6572)
  • Fix UAC issue on Win2008/7 where the "deploy now" checkbox at the end of the server install wizard doesn't do anything (#6681)
  • Modify server deploy to use MSBuild 3.5 if it is present, otherwise 2.0 (#6702)
  • Fix incorrect references to old target name DeployAndStartPorts in Start menu shortcut and Tools menu (#6706)
  • Add GetRegistryValue to BuildTasks and switch registry reads from SDC task to the new task (#6316)
  • Add optional property to bypass starting referenced applications during deploy (#6430)
  • Retain ability to auto-undeploy BAM model even if the definition file has changed (#6457)
  • Fix issue where test for existing service instances was skipped (#6500)
  • Update to ExportBamDefinitionXml 2.1 to fix issue due to missing OLE DB provider on x64 (#6552)
  • Updates to documentation

5.0.16 (04/14/2010)

  • Fix NTFS permission assignment on FILE adapter path setup so assigned perms exactly match the Windows Security dialog box (#6255)
  • Rename DeployAndStartPorts target to ImportBindings (#6300)
  • Modify behavior of EnableXmlPreprocess property to not affect anything besides calls to XmlPreprocess.exe (#6301)
  • Change DeploySSO target so that it also exports from settings spreadsheet on developer machines (#6302)
  • Add a SetRegistryValue MSBuild task to DeploymentFramework.BuildTasks.dll (#6303)
  • On undeploy, check for existing service instances and stop the BizTalk app earlier in the process (#6308)
  • Reverse order of undeploy operations - stop BizTalk app first, then check for existing service instances (#6308)
  • Add optional boolean property EnableAllReceiveLocationsOnDeploy to support BizTalk app start without enabling receive locations (#5836)
  • Fix for issue where an unattended server install results in broken Start menu shortcuts; fix submitted by giuliov (#6278)
  • Files in ExternalAssemblies and AdditionalAssemblies item groups will now be deployed even when IncludeComponents is false (#6312)
  • Add more properties to IntelliSense
  • Add ESB Toolkit 2.0 Integration to documentation and a couple other minor doc updates

5.0.15 (03/25/2010)

  • Fix incorrect path to BAM model on server deploy (#6238)
  • Fix BizTalk host restart when a host is disabled (#6173)
  • Change default mode for BAM undeploy to undeploy on developer machines and skip undeploy on servers -- previous mode was to always skip (#6239)

5.0.14 (03/24/2010)

  • Enhanced ESB Toolkit integration: custom Resolver component that can pull values from SSO at runtime based on data from the SettingsFileGenerator.xml spreadsheet (#6235)
  • Add support for BAM tracking profiles (#6236)
  • Update IntelliSense definition file to include additional ItemGroups
  • Fix issue with BAM file paths during BAM undeploy

5.0.13 (03/19/2010)

  • BRE fix for two issues related to server MSI build and deploy/undeploy if vocabs are present without policies or vice versa (#6202, 6205)
  • Add optional <IisAppPools> item group to specify AppPools to restart vs IISReset
  • Fix for IntelliSense not always working due to MSBuild schemas not loading (#6211)
  • Add informational messages during components deployment
  • Undeploy rules and vocabs before deploying rules and vocabs (consistent with behavior of other artifacts)

5.0.12 (03/15/2010)

  • POTENTIAL BREAKING CHANGE: See issue #6134. Comma-separated file lists in PropertyGroups have been converted to ItemGroups; the UseCustomDirs option has been removed (#6134)
  • Complete overhaul of support for BRE (see issue #6084)
  • Fix issue with ElementTunnel writing XML file as UTF-16 without byte order mark (#6112)
  • On the last page of the server MSI installer, add a checkbox to immediately launch the deployment script and a warning note that deployment is not complete
  • Automatically check the "accept license" checkbox in the server MSI installer (#6085)
  • Fix the Verify Deployment Start menu item so that it automatically launches the test assembly in NUnit (#6116)
  • Add an option to automatically include the settings spreadsheet in the server MSI
  • Add a new optional ItemGroup that can hold additional files that should be automatically packaged into the server MSI
  • Add initial support for deployment of ESB Toolkit 2.0 itineraries (#6167)
  • Add support for IntelliSense while editing .BTDFPROJ files in the Visual Studio XML editor (#6170)
  • Move less-important Start menu items on server install into a Deployment Tools sub-menu
  • Reorganize items in Visual Studio add-in menu to group similar commands together and add separators

5.0.11

  • Documentation updates
  • Add new BasicMasterBindings sample; 5756
  • Integrate latest version of XmlPreprocess.exe (adds features and fixes handling of explicit value 'false in settings spreadsheet); 4933
  • Define <DeveloperPreProcessSettings> property by default; 5757
  • Upgrade all Tools project/sln files to VS 2008 (keep target at .NET 2.0) and update binaries in DeployTools; 6007
  • Fix: use ProductUpgradeCode value passed from the .btdfproj in the Windows Installer Upgrade table vs. hardcoded GUID; 6008
  • Fix: Add binding file to BizTalk app resources using name <BizTalkAppName>.PortBindings.xml to keep filename unique within the BizTalk group; 4771
  • Integrate EnvironmentSettingsManager Exporter V1.5.1 (bug fixes and new functionality not used by the Framework)
  • Integrate ExportBamDefinitionXml V2.0 (no longer uses Excel Automation so Excel need not be installed; for XLSX need Office 2007 Data Connectivity Components)

5.0.10

  • Update and reformat documentation
  • Bug fix for BounceBizTalk target
  • Add two new server deploy Start menu shortcuts to bounce BizTalk and to import the project's bindings file
  • Eliminate duplication of files between BT2006 and BT2009 samples
  • Generate a batch file next to the MSI that can be used to set command-line properties for MSIEXEC.exe
  • Make the DefaultInstallDir property in the btdfproj optional
  • Fix issue where changing the destination folder at install time caused some files to be installed to default folder and others to specified folder
  • Move MSI properties to their own PropertyGroup, 5685
  • Modify MSI generator and add UacElevate.exe in order to support UAC elevation on Vista and Server 2008, 5694
  • Update xDeployWizard.bat files to skip settings export if SettingsFileGenerator.xml does not exist
  • Fix: include PortBindings.xml in MSI when UsingMasterBindings is set to false
  • Drive IIS configuration steps by IIS version instead of OS version
  • Set Is64bitOS property value with GetOsVersion task
  • Enhance GetOsVersion task to return Is64BitOperatingSystem and IisMajorVersion
  • Add property to enable/disable XmlPreprocess
  • Create new folder structure for samples
  • Add new HelloWorld sample
  • Add support for auto-configuration of FILE adapter physical paths and permissions, remove ApplyFilePerms target from samples
  • By default, disable less-common deployment types (deploy test, custom pipeline, rules, etc.) unless explicitly enabled in .btdfproj
  • Add an XPath to the binding file encoding list to support send port ReceivePipelineData, 4187
  • Add an XPath to the binding file encoding list to support receive location SendPipelineData
  • Add an XPath to the binding file encoding list to support SAP Adapter 3.0 receive
  • In the Advanced sample, remove extra quote from end of DeveloperPreProcessSettings file path and add comments

5.0.1 - 5.0.9

  • NEW: Support for BizTalk Server 2009
    • Now includes support for BizTalk Server 2006, 2006 R2 and 2009
  • NEW: Complete conversion from NAnt to MSBuild
    • MSBuild project file structure is modeled after standard .csproj/.vbproj project files
    • Property settings can now be different per configuration (Debug/Release/Server)
    • Establishes the foundation for a future Visual Studio add-in (project file, properties pages, etc.)
  • NEW: Completely reorganized folder structure
    • Consolidated deployment files under a <projectname>.Deployment folder, leaving the solution root clean
    • Integrated server deployment MSI generation into the main project file; no more <projectname>.WiXSetup folder
    • Solution deployment project folder includes only a handful of user-editable files
  • NEW: Visual Studio 2005/2008 Add-in
    • Menu items moved to new 'Deployment Framework for BizTalk' menu under Tools menu
    • Deployment Framework commands are available to Visual Studio for toolbars, keyboard accelerators, etc.
    • Commands are aware of the current solution configuration
    • Selected commands are added to a default toolbar
    • Added menu items for exporting environment settings, preprocessing bindings and importing bindings
    • Added menu item/toolbar command to build MSI for server deployment
    • Added menu item/toolbar command to terminate all service instances for the current BizTalk application
  • NEW: Windows Installer MSI for developer workstations
    • Install options include core files, developer tools, Visual Studio 2005/2008 integration and tools source code
    • Can automatically install and configure the Visual Studio 2005/2008 add-in
    • Includes repair and change options
  • NEW: Core Framework enhancements
    • Automated export and deployment of BAM XML from a BAM XLS file to avoid needing Excel on the server
    • Property 'FilesToXmlPreprocess' can hold a list of files to be run through XmlPreprocess.exe
    • Property 'DisableAutomaticPortNameVersioning' to disable side-by-side related changes to port names
    • Properties to hold a list of referenced assemblies that will be auto-GAC'd and un-GAC'd during deploy/undeploy
    • Eliminated VDirList.txt (by default, still available for backward compatibility) by merging IIS config data into the main project file
    • Added many new binding XML file XPath's for automatic encoding of nested XML when ApplyXmlEscape is enabled
    • Support for Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 (including UAC elevation)
    • Added a simple BAM definition XLS to the Advanced sample
  • Other changes and improvements
    • Fixed a side-by-side issue when a binding file contains a port name defined in a different BizTalk application
    • Modified BizTalk application stop script so that the states of referenced apps are not affected
    • PortBindingsMaster.xml and PortBindings.xml no longer have the project name prepended
    • Discontinued support for BizTalk 2004 (BizTalk 2004 users, please use Version 4.0)

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