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Best IDE I've tried

Positive Comment by ioanafotea
about Microsoft Visual Studio Jan 2015

I have been using Visual Studio for 4 years and it hasn't let me down not even once. Most reliable, easy to use and powerful IDE I've ever tried.

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Essential for the Windows environment

Positive Comment by loucypher
about Microsoft Visual Studio Oct 2014

Various releases (from version 6, up to now) can have more or less features, reflected on more or less responsiveness. What's important is that if you're developing Windows base applications, well, you can't do without it.
Besides the good developing environment (editor, projects, etc.) what's superlative is its debugging system. If you're working on more that a hello-world application, that can score (and save your day).

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5/10

Comment by rindeal
about Microsoft Visual Studio and GNU Compiler Collection Jan 2014

Maybe a powerful IDE, but it's too bloated without an option to opt out of the bloat, and obviously it doesn't support GCC and thus you're stuck with MSVC, which means C89 and only a small subset of the features of C++11.

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I wish it didn't install so much extra unnecessary crap. Th ... 1 Helpful

Comment by evan
about Microsoft Visual Studio Jun 2011

I wish it didn't install so much extra unnecessary crap. This app definitely suffers from a serious bloat issue. Other than that, it's great to work with.

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It keeps bugging you just like the paid version, read my co ...

Comment by icarus1633
about Microsoft Visual Studio Jun 2011

It keeps bugging you just like the paid version, read my comment on MSvs and you'll know what i'm talking about.

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It is a good one, but still has microsoft damned policies, ...

Comment by icarus1633
about Microsoft Visual Studio Jun 2011

It is a good one, but still has microsoft damned policies, you pay for it but it has not php mysql support, so you have to pay for a third party extension. it has a buddy debugger that really bugs you, yeah thats right, even when you uninstall it it still keeps bugging you. I don't know what it wants from your life but there it is until you change your windows, thats what i ended up with it, i search too many blogs and forums but there was no solutions to solve my buggy thingy.

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