It is a suite of freeware applications by Microsoft which aims to offer integrated and bundled e-mail, instant messaging, photo-sharing, blog publishing, security services and other Windows Live entities.
Essentials programs are designed to integrate well with each other, with the Windows operating system, and with other Windows Live web-based services such as Windows Live Photos and Windows Live Hotmail, so that they operate as a seamless whole.
Net Framework 2.0 can be downloaded either from this direct download link or if you prefer you can get it from windows update.
When you try and run the program and you get "The application failed to initialize properly (0xc0000135).
-------------------- Update on open: If checked, the updater will start scanning for updates as soon as it is opened.
Everquest 2 Directory: The Everquest 2 directory is used so the updater knows where to download the files to.
A previous installation of EQ2MAP is not necessary however using this program in a directory that has EQ2MAP already installed should work as well.
You can see all the maps and points that this mod currently has at the EQ2MAP Website -------------------- The Microsoft .
However a shortcut with this should already be in the eq2map folder of the start menu it is name "EQ2MAP Updater - Update Test Server" /setupdatefolder: ONLY USE THIS if you dont have eq2 installed on the computer you are updating from, if eq2 is installed on the computer you are updating from use /seteq2dir.Windows Live Updater features and highlights: Provides updates for the following programs: Windows Live Updater is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from components without restrictions.Windows Live Updater 16.4.3528.0331 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).Filed under: Compatibility with this software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup.A separate x64 version may be available from Microsoft. To change it click the Browse Button to the right of the path.