Check out the pilot program for downloadable hotfixes!

The goal of this pilot is to provide you with direct access to the most requested hotfixes that are produced for our developer tools. A hotfix is a single package that includes one or more files that is used to address a very specific customer problem with a product. You’ll find a description and download links below for the most frequently requested hotfixes for the Visual Studio 2005 suite of products.

Check it out here