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Microsoft Visual Studio Express 2013 for Windows Desktop

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Visual Studio Express 2013 for Windows Desktop enables the creation of desktop apps in C#, Visual Basic, and C++, and supports Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), Windows Forms, and Win32.
  • Note:There are multiple files available for this download.Once you click on the "Download" button, you will be prompted to select the files you need.
    Version:

    2013

    File Name:

    VS2013_RTM_DskExp_ENU.iso

    wdexpress_full.exe

    Date Published:

    7/11/2013

    File Size:

    789.7 MB

    1,013 KB

      You can use Visual Studio Express 2013 for Windows Desktop to create powerful desktop apps in C#, Visual Basic, and C++. You can target client technologies such as Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), Windows Forms, and Win32.
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows 7 Service Pack 1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2

      Hardware Requirements:
      • 1.6 GHz or faster processor
      • 1 GB of RAM (1.5 GB if running on a virtual machine)
      • 5 GB of available hard disk space
      • 5400 RPM hard drive
      • DirectX 9-capable video card running at 1024 x 768 or higher display resolution

      Additional Requirements:
      • On Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2, KB2883200 (available through Windows Update) is required
      • Some features require Internet access
      This version of Visual Studio works best with Internet Explorer 10 or higher. If Internet Explorer 10 is not installed on your computer, some features might not work as expected.
    • Choose one of these installation options:
      • To install over the Internet:
        • On this page, choose the Download button.
        • Select the .exe option and then choose the Next button.
          • To install now, choose the Run button.
          • To download an installer that you can run later, choose the Save button. (When you install, the computer must be connected to the Internet.)
      • To download an image to burn on a DVD:
        • On this page, choose the Download button.
        • Select the .iso option and then choose the Next button.
          • Choose the Save button to download a DVD5 ISO image so that you can burn a DVD later. Make sure that the CRC and SH1 values of the downloaded ISO match these:
            • CRC: 1A96894A
            • SHA-1: E61419E51F42254EE07DECF628B85C9861286250
          • To calculate the hash value, you can use the File Checksum Integrity Verifier tool.

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