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Visual Studio 2005 Standard Edition

A comprehensive development environment for individual professional developers.

Visual Studio 2005 Standard Edition is a comprehensive, high productivity professional development environment (for devs working alone) for building high performance, multi-tier applications for Windows, Web, and common consumer mobile devices.

  • The ideal tool for the part-time or occasional developer.
  • Support for Visual Basic, C#, C++, and J# languages.
  • Develop and deploy client-server based Windows, Web, SmartPhone, and Pocket PC applications.
  • "Drag and drop" user interface designers for virtually every type of application
  • Includes a built-in Web server for testing Web applications, IIS is not needed


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New Features

  • Integrated SQL Reporting Services
  • Integrated ClickOnce support
  • Dozens of new reusable controls for creating Windows and Web applications
  • Master Pages support for maintaining a consistent look and feel across Web applications
  • Edit and Continue for simple, intuitive debugging


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