Visual Studio 2012 and .NET Framework 4.5 released to the web!

I’m thrilled to announce that this morning we released Visual Studio 2012, Team Foundation Server 2012, and .NET Framework 4.5 to the web. It’s time to start your engines, and begin downloading today! MSDN Subscribers can download immediately at the MSDN Subscriber Download Page, and volume licensing customers will be able to download starting tomorrow…

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My Favorite Features: Entity Framework Code First and ASP.NET Web API

It’s an exciting time for Entity Framework! Last Thursday, the team announced an open source release, which is now available on the Entity Framework CodePlex Site. I’ve been using Entity Framework quite a bit in my personal development, and thought I’d use this opportunity to continue my “Favorite Features” series with a post on EF….

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June 4th What’s Happening Around Visual Studio

It’s been a busy week since the RC announcements for Visual Studio 2012, .NET Framework 4.5, and Team Foundation Server 2012. RC Announcements In my last post I provided an overview of the latest enhancements across the product. Here’s a rollup of the announcement posts across the team, so that you can explore additional deep…

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Announcing the Release Candidate (RC) of Visual Studio 2012 and .NET Framework 4.5

I’m happy to announce the Release Candidate of Visual Studio 2012, Team Foundation Server 2012, and .NET Framework 4.5. You can find these releases available for download on our Visual Studio product website. In conjunction with today’s Visual Studio release, Windows has made available a Windows 8 Release Preview. Please visit the Building Windows 8…

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April 27th What’s Happening Around Visual Studio

Here’s a quick recap of what’s happening around the team. The “Await” is Over: Async Targeting Pack for Visual Studio 11 now available with .NET Framework 4.0 and Silverlight 5 support One of the requests we received after shipping Visual Studio 11 Beta (which I discussed in my Frequently Asked Questions post) was async support…

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