Visual Studio Software Development Kit (SDK)

The Visual Studio SDK includes documentation, samples, and code to help you develop products that integrate with Visual Studio.

The Visual Studio Extensibility Developer Center on the MSDN website offers the news and information about Visual Studio extensibility. To download the latest Visual Studio SDK release, go to the Microsoft Download Center.

In This Section

  • Visual Studio
    Contains the documentation for Visual Studio itself.

  • Toolbox Controls Installer
    These guidelines—on the Microsoft Download Center website—show how to install toolbox controls in the Visual Studio Toolbox.