Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2012 - Retail Box
Build and deploy professional-quality desktop and web applications and services with Microsoft LightSwitch for Visual Studio, a flexible, rapid application-development tool.
Quickly create quality applications
Improve productivity with an integrated solution
Use a single tool for all of your development tasks including coding, debugging, and deploying to improve productivity and simplify the development process. Maintain and enhance legacy applications through compatibility with Visual Studio 2010, while you build for the latest platforms.
You can identify problems faster and make changes on-the-fly while interacting with your application with the new Page Inspector capability.
You can also build data-driven web applications with new ASP.NET model binding, client-side validation, and HTML5 forms.
Go to the next level with html5
Take standard development to the next level with new editors that make HTML5 and CSS3 development more productive and enrich traditional HTML development.
Develop fast and fluid experiences
Build responsive user interfaces and scalable services using additions within Microsoft Visual C#, Visual Basic .NET, and Visual C++ for asynchronous programming that greatly simplify traditional thread-based code.
Develop with the best business platforms for customers
Extend current applications to the cloud using Windows Azure building and deploying via project templates, a seamless debugging experience, and easy publishing.
Develop for multiple platforms
Develop applications for Windows, the cloud, phones, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft SharePoint with the same development environment. Plus, you can automatically adapt web applications to target mobile devices with enhanced ASP.NET support for mobile browsers.
Centralize your team collaboration
System and hardware requirements
|Supported operating systems
|1.6 GHz or faster
|1 GB of RAM (1.5 GB if running on a virtual machine)
|Available hard disk space
|600 MB of available hard disk space
|DirectX 9-capable video card running at 1024 x 768 or higher display resolution