Thursday, November 17, 2016

Visual Studio 2017 RC

Microsoft announce new version of Visual Studio on November 16, 2016. This new release Visual Studio 2017 RC includes most recent feature innovations and improvements.



Note : This is a RC (Release Candidate) version.
Visual Studion 2017 RC is better in terms of its predecessor versions.
 
Supported Operating Systems
  • Windows 10 version 1507 or higher: Home, Professional, and Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2016: Standard and Datacenter
  • Windows 8.1 (with Update 2919355): Basic, Professional, and Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 (with Update 2919355): Essentials, Standard, Datacenter
  • Windows 7 SP1 (with Update 3033929): Home Premium, Professional, Enterprise, Ultimate
Hardware
  • 1.8 GHz or faster processor. Dual-core or better recommended
  • 2 GB of RAM; 4 GB of RAM recommended (2.5 GB minimum if running on a virtual machine)
  • Hard disk space: 1GB to 40GB, depending on features installed
  • Video card that supports a minimum display resolution of 720p (1280 by 720);

What's New

Visual Studio will work best at a resolution of WXGA (1366 by 768) or higher
Visual Studio 2017 RC will boosted productivity, great for mobile development, streamlined cloud development and lots more.
  • New Installation Experience
  • Enhanced Visual Studio Feedback Workflow
  • Visual Studio IDE
  • Live Architecture Dependency Validation
  • Live Unit Testing
  • Developer Command Prompt
  • Debugging and Diagnostics
  • Visual C++
  • C# and Visual Basic
  • F#
  • Python
  • R
  • JavaScript and TypeScript
  • Tools for XAML Apps
  • Tools for Universal Windows App Development
  • Visual Studio Tools for Apache Cordova
  • Xamarin (Preview)
  • NuGet
  • Developer Analytics Tools
  • Team Explorer
  • SQL Server Data Tools
  • Office Developer Tools for Visual Studio
  • Visual Studio Software Development Kit
  • Azure SDK for .NET
  • Node.js Tools for Visual Studio
  • Visual Studio Tools for Unity
  • .NET Core and Docker(Preview)
 Known issues This RC version of Visual Studion 2017 has some know issues listed below which will be resolved in subsequent releases.
  • Installation Issues
  • Editor and IDE Issues
  • NuGet Issues
  • Test Tools Issues
  • Tools for Universal Windows App Development Issues
  • Live Unit Testing Issues
  • Lightweight Solution Load Issues
  • Web Development Tools Issues
  • .NET Core Tools Issues
  • Extensibility Issues

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 Happy coding with a exciting new experience..!!