The installer was removed after Visual Studio 2010, and led to an outcry among developers.
Developers can search for incompatibilities between their own code and .NET more easily than ever.
TypeScript 1.0 is nearing reality.
The enhancements include integration with the ASP.NET Web API.
Visual Studio 2013 has many new features; which ones are the most important? Here are the first six that promise to improve your productivity the greatest (more coming next month!)
- By Deborah Kurata
A new version of the extension adds support to Visual Studio 2012; it originally supported only Visual Studio 2013.
It allows devs to debug JSON without leaving Visual Studio.
The update is supposed to be out this spring.
The update comes close on the heels of Update 1, which came out just over two weeks ago.
Update 2 is not far behind, either.
Mickey looks at the changes to static code analysis since Visual Studio 2010.
- By Mickey Gousset
The update was driven by the need to make VS 2013 compatible with pre-10 versions of Internet Explorer
At its official Visual Studio 2013 launch today, Redmond moved its flagship integrated development environment further into Windows Azure.
Remote debugging is another welcome update.
Microsoft adds a libraries feed that is as fully supported as the .NET Framework.