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The Visual Studio Professional 2012 from Microsoft allows you to develop applications for Windows, the cloud, phones, Microsoft Office and Microsoft SharePoint with the same development environment. You can also automatically adapt web applications to target mobile devices with enhanced ASP.NET support for mobile browsers.
Powerful, Design-Centric Tools
The updated Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio includes new, design-centric tools for XAML and HTML5 applications. You can experience the application while you build it with the new interactive mode, significantly reducing the time to create highly interactive applications.
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 the traditional thread-based code.
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 Excellent 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.
Use the Tools Your Users Know
The capabilities for Microsoft Office and Microsoft SharePoint development make it perfect for creating custom solutions that integrate with the productivity tools.
Improve Productivity with an Integrated Solution
Use a single tool for all 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.
Speed and Simple
Perform everyday tasks faster with the new user interface that makes it easier for you to navigate through the code and provides quicker access to common tasks.
Quickly Create Quality Desktop and Web Business Applications
Build and deploy professional-quality desktop and web applications and services with Microsoft LightSwitch for Visual Studio, a flexible and rapid application development tool.
Centralize Your Team Collaboration
With Team Foundation Server and Visual Studio Professional 2012, you and your team can use a centralized source code, work item and bug tracking repository in the context of your tasks. This will help to bring your teams together to deliver value that exceeds customers' expectations.
Free Upgrade to Visual Studio Professional 2012
As an entry-level professional product of the Visual Studio family, Visual Studio Professional is the mainstay developer tool of choice for many developers and development teams around the world. You can get a free upgrade to Visual Studio Professional 2012.
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Supported operating systems:
Windows 7 SP1 (x86 and x64)
Windows 8 (x86 and x64)
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 (x64)
Windows Server 2012 (x64)
1.6 GHz or faster processor
1 GB of RAM (1.5 GB if running on a virtual machine)
10 GB of available hard disk space
600 MB of available hard disk space (language pack)
5400 rpm hard drive
DirectX 9-capable video card running at 1024 x 768 or higher display resolution