The Visual Studio Community edition is an enhanced edition of the Visual Studio Express edition. It bundles features that make it easy to create and debug apps for Windows, web and mobile devices. A powerful toolkit Visual Studio Community has a comprehensive toolkit that enables programmers to build for multiple devices and platforms. Powered by a comprehensive code editor and a set of integrated debugging tools, it helps developers to take their experience to the next level, extending the functionality of Visual Studio by plugins from the Visual Studio Gallery. Blend integration Visual Studio Community with Blend support enables developers to design user interfaces using one of the most popular third-party tools for designing applications for the web and Windows Phone. Code in a familiar environment Programmers can build cross-platform applications by using the familiar Visual Studio Studio. With an added set of tools, it helps programmers to design appealing user interfaces, while the integrated Blend visual tool helps them to build great-looking apps for multiple platforms. The Microsoft Visual Studio Community edition supports AJAX, ASP.NET, JQuery, CSS, PHP, ASP, Silverlight and WPF technologies. This particular version of Visual Studio also comes packed with the Visual Studio Gallery, Visual Studio Gallery Marketplace and CodePlex. The product is truly a delightful package for users with the intension of experimenting with programming. It enables everyone from beginners to experienced professionals with technical skills to develop quality applications in a free environment and on their own schedule. What this application offers • The useful Visual Studio Community edition is an enhanced edition of Visual Studio Express. It offers similar feature set to its paid counterpart. • It enables a user to easily create and debug cross-platform apps without having to spend a penny. • This version of Visual Studio is great for developing apps for Windows, web and mobile devices such as iOS, Android and Windows Phone. • It allows users to upload apps to their Azure account and analyze app performance using the Application Insights service. • It seamlessly connects to Visual Studio Online, enabling team collaboration and fast feedback. • Visual Studio Community supports the Azure SDK, helping programmers to design highly functional Azure-based apps. • It has built-in support for Visual Studio online and the one-click registration feature can be used to quickly connect to other team members working on the same solution. • This version of Visual Studio is packaged with a set of handy tools that can be used to extend the functionality of Visual Studio by plugins from the official Visual Studio Gallery.