Register for Beta Exam 71-565: Pro: Designing and Developing Enterprise Applications Using the Microsoft® .NET Framework 3.5

Registration Begins 11/7/2008


You are invited to take beta exam 71-565: Pro: Designing and Developing Enterprise Applications Using the Microsoft® .NET Framework 3.5. If you pass the beta exam, the exam credit will be added to your transcript and you will not need to take the exam in its released form. The results will not appear on your transcript until several weeks after the final form of the exam is released. The 71-xxx identifier is used for registering for beta versions of MCP exams, when the exam is released in its final form the 70-xxx identifier is used for registration.

71-565: Pro: Designing and Developing Enterprise Applications Using the Microsoft® .NET Framework 3.5 counts as credit towards the following certification(s).

·          Microsoft Certified Professional Developer: Enterprise Application Developer 3.5. In order to earn this certification you must also hold the following Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist certifications: .NET Framework 3.5, ASP.NET Applications; .NET Framework 3.5, Windows Forms Applications; .NET Framework 3.5 ADO.NET Applications; and .NET Framework 3.5, Windows Communication Foundation Applications


Registration begins: November 7, 2008

Beta exam period runs: November 10, 2008December 3, 2008


Receiving this invitation does not guarantee you a seat in the beta; we recommend that you register immediately. Beta exams have limited availability and are operated under a first-come-first-served basis. Once all beta slots are filled, no additional seats will be offered.


Testing is held at Prometric testing centers worldwide, although this exam may not be available in all countries (see Regional Restrictions).  All testing centers will have the capability to offer this exam in its live version.


Regional Restrictions: India, Pakistan, China

Registration Information

Please use the following promotional code when registering for the exam: 999TR
You must register at least 24 hours prior to taking the exam.

To register in North America, please call:

·          Prometric: (800) 755-EXAM (800-755-3926)


Outside the U.S./Canada, please contact:

·          Prometric:

Test Information and Support

You are invited to take this beta exam at no charge.
You will be given four hours to complete the beta exam. Please plan accordingly.

Find exam preparation information:


Comments (5)

  1. Anonymous says:

    <p><font face="Tahoma">Por estos días el equipo de Certificaciones de Microsoft está realizando las pruebas beta de los examenes de certificación …

  2. Anonymous says:


    Has anybody got the the result of this exam or 70-563 exam?

    Because I’ve got the 70-505 result, i’ve passed :), but I haven’t got of the others.

    But the 505 was the last what i took, and the other two were a month before 505…so…

    Get I/we result about failed exam?!?



  3. Anonymous says:

    Any posibilites this exam can be extended it period?

    We’ve busy study all other exam paper as this would be the last ‘top’ paper in queue.


  4. Dick At Pershing says:

    this 2008 announcement is rather stale in 2011 ! featured on this URL