Features New To Windows XP - New Downloadable Features

New Downloadable Features

Although Windows XP did not ship with the following major Windows features out-of-the-box, these new features can be added to Windows XP by downloading these components which were incorporated in later versions of Windows.

  • .NET Framework versions 1.0, 1.1, 2.0, 3.0, 3.5 and 4.0
  • Windows Search 2.0, 3.0 and 4.0
  • Windows Defender
  • Windows Services for UNIX
  • XPS Essentials Pack
  • Microsoft Virtual PC 2004 and 2007
  • Windows Live Essentials 2009 and Wave 2.
  • Windows PowerShell 1.0 and 2.0 and Windows Remote Management 1.0 and 2.0.

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