Visual Studio 2010 Available to Students through MSDNAA and DreamSpark

Visual Studio 2010 and .Net Framework 4.0 RTM is finally here! and is now available to students through DreamSpark, MSDN Academic Alliance (MSDN AA)

For more Information visit the following Sites

  • What’s New in the .NET Framework 4.0
  • What’s New in Visual Studio 2010
  • Quick Tour of the Integrated Development Environment
  • MSDN AA Administrators can use the following steps to find VS 2010 in MSDN AA

    • Go to
    • Sign in in the top right corner with your Windows Live ID
    • Go to the ‘Downloads’ tab
    • In the left-hand pane, expand Developer Tools
    • Select Visual Studio 2010
    • Select the version you want and choose download including:  Visual Studio 2010 Professional, Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate, Visual Studio Team Foundation Server, Visual Studio Test Professional, etc
    • Avail VS2010  to eligible students in your department
    • Install  VS2010 in your labs for teaching and learning purposes


    Sign In with your Windows LiveID , Get Verified and Download the tools

    If your University is not part of MSDNAA or DreamSpark ask your Lecturer / HOD or Head of IT Services to send an email to for more information on how to be part of  MSDNAA or DreamSpark

  • Comments (1)

    1. Jose G. says:

      It would be a great thing if one could create an account at, it does not respond, it's lopping you back to the sign-up page.

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