Service Pack 2 for Expression Web 4 has been released. You can download it from http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=26699. Expression Web 4 SP2 applies significant fixes and improvements to publishing, SuperPreview, file management, extensibility, and other areas of the programs.
You can get a more complete description of Expression Web 4 SP2, including a list of issues that are fixed, in the Microsoft Knowledge Base article entitled “Description of the Microsoft Expression Web 4 Service Pack 2.” (This link appears not to be live as yet.)
Some of the improvements include:
- jQuery IntelliSense
- Thumbnails in Folder View (Vista & Win7 only) – The preview area is resizeable. Just above the top folder you will see 5 tiny gray dots that you can grab and drag down.
- New Snippets Panel
- Universal comment/uncomment
- Custom toolbars
- Interactive Snapshot
Steven Guttman. who is the Director of Product Management for Expression Web, has written about the newest features of Expression Web 4 SP2.
How to Determine if Expression Web 4 SP2 is Installed
In Expression Web 4, click the Help menu, then click About Microsoft Expression Web. If Expression Web 4 SP2 is installed, the following version number appears:
Microsoft Expression Web 4 Version 4.0.1303.0 SP2