Some folks here on the MSDN and BizApps teams put together a new learn page for the Visual Studio site. Their goal was to make it easier for you to learn basic information about using Visual Studio. Just go ahead and browse the new page, or check out some of their key links, which I have duplicated below.

 

Getting Started

Integrated Development Environment (IDE)

Debugging with Visual Studio

Deploying with Visual Studio

Extending Visual Studio

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