Visual Studio

Visual Studio

The Microsoft Visual Studio development system is a suite of development tools designed to aid software developers—whether novices or seasoned professionals—cope with complex challenges, and create innovative solutions. Visual Studios can be used to improve the development process as well as make achieving breakthroughs easier and more satisfying.

Software Type:
Compilers
Software Available To:
Engineering Only
Type of License:
MSDNAA
Operating System:
Windows

The Visual Studio .NET suite encompasses the following products:

  • Microsoft Visual Basic
  • Microsoft Visual C#
  • Microsoft Visual C++

Microsoft Visual Basic

What is Visual Basic

Visual Basic is a tool for productively building type-safe and object-oriented applications. It allows developers to create a wide range of Windows, Web, mobile, and Office applications built on the .NET Framework.

Where is Visual Basic

Visual Basic is available in all Engineering public labs.

Microsoft Visual C#

What is Visual C#

C# is a simple, type-safe, object-oriented, general-purpose programming language. Visual C# provides code-focused developers with powerful tools and language support to build rich, connected web and client applications on the .NET Framework.

Where is Visual C#?

Visual C# is available in all Engineering public labs.

Microsoft Visual C++

What is Visual C++

Visual C++ provides a powerful and flexible development environment for creating Microsoft Windows–based and Microsoft .NET–based applications. It also enables developers to build Web applications, smart-client Windows-based applications, and solutions for thin-client and smart-client mobile devices.

Where is Visual C++

Visual C++ is available in all Engineering public labs.