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We’re excited to share that the final release of Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 is ready to download. If you are already using Visual Studio 2013 then you’ll soon have a notification waiting for you in the notification hub to start the download and install Update 2 for Visual Studio 2013. If you haven’t started using Visual Studio 2013 you can get all the new capabilities and fixes with a single install that includes Visual Studio 2013 RTM and all the features in Update 2. We also have Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 available as an ISO.To find all the latest downloads for Visual Studio go to http://www.visualstudio.com/downloads/
Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 has many new capabilities as well as fixes that address bugs, customer feedback, performance, and reliability improvements. Here are some new capabilities that are part of this and related Updates and links to where you can find more info.
There are a number of other important updates that are available today in addition to Update 2 for Visual Studio 2013:
Check out Somasegar’s Blog and Brian Harry’s Blog to get more details on some of the highlights in this release. For a quick view at all the features and fixes included in this update go to the KB article.
Many of the great features in this update come from your feedback. Thank you for sharing these suggestions, thoughts and ideas with us on our UserVoice site and through the thousands of J, and L, you sent us right from the IDE. If you encounter a bug please report it through the Visual Studio Connect site.
Anthony Cangialosi – Lead Senior Program Manager, Visual Studio Platform Team
Anthony Cangialosi is a lead program manager for the Visual Studio platform team which works on the core features that all teams in Visual Studio build on and all developers use. Anthony joined the Visual Studio team in 2001 and has worked on a variety of areas including mobile device development the Visual Studio SDK, the Visual Studio Ecosystem, and the shell.