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    Visual Studio 2012 Update 4

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    This update is the latest in a cumulative series of feature additions and bug fixes for Visual Studio 2012.
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      1.3 MB

    • Supported Operating System

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

        Hardware Requirements:
        • 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
        • 5400 RPM hard disk drive
        • DirectX 9-capable video card that runs at 1024 x 768 or higher display resolution
      • On this page, choose the Download button.
        Choose one of these installation options:
        • 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.)
        • Download the Product Layout for Offline Installation:
          • This will enable you to download a complete local copy to your computer. You can run Setup later without contacting the Internet, or you can copy and paste the installation layout in another location.
          • On this page, choose the Download button.
            • Select the .exe option and then choose the Next button.
            • Choose the Save button.
            • Once the download is complete, open a command prompt, navigate to the download location, and run VS2012.4.exe /layout.
            • Specify where to download the files and click the Download button.
            • Once downloaded, you can run VS2012.4.exe from the download location to install the update.
        • If you have a download manager that can handle a large file, you can download the ISO image directly.
          • To download the image so that you can burn a DVD, or mount it on a virtual drive, choose the Save button.
          • The CRC and SHA1 hash values of your downloaded ISO image should match these:
            • CRC:75B0C353
            • SHA-1: 0CF5FCA2347387C8766B2A2717CC26FB03C722E8

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