Application for Microsoft developers which was only available for Windows platform i.e Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 is now available for Mac and Linux platform, as a free download. This flexible cross-platform approach from Windows is highly beneficial for the Microsoft. Microsoft did a remarkable job with their approach that can open a new era for Microsoft, so it can have many applications in their Windows Store.
“Visual Studio Code provides developers with a new choice of developer tool that combines the simplicity and streamlined experience of a code editor with the best of what developers need for their core code-edit-debug cycle. Visual Studio Code is the first code editor, and first cross-platform development tool – supporting OSX, Linux, and Windows – in the Visual Studio family.”
● First-class support for building ASP.NET 5 and Node.js applications
● A lightweight, fast, keyboard-centric tool
● Support for all programming languages
● Intelligent code authoring, understanding, and navigation help you be productive
● Integrated debugging and Git support right at your fingertips
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