Visual Studio 2013 and .NET 4.5.1 Released

Published on Thursday, October 17, 2013

Microsoft just released the new development tool Visual Studio 2013 and .NET 4.5.1.

The Main New Features or Improvement in for Visual Studio 2013

  • One ASP.NET
  • ASP.NET Scaffolding
  • Browser Link
  • Windows Azure Web Sites Support in Visual Studio
  • NuGet 2.7
  • **ASP.NET MVC 5
    **- ASP.NET Web API 2
  • ASP.NET SignalR 2
  • ASP.NET Identity
  • Entity Framework 6

Microsoft’s ScottGu’s blog and ASP.NET official website both announced the release information, but another Scott, hanselman has not yet released his idea about this.

About .NET Framework 4.5.1, it also a big release than we expected:

  • X64 edit and continue (Improve x64 debugger so Edit and Continue works when running on Windows x64 o/s)
  • Async-aware debugging
  • Managed return value inspection
  • ADO.NET idle connection resiliency
  • Improvements in Windows Store app development
  • ADO.NET connection resiliency
  • ASP.NET app suspension
  • Multi-core JIT improvements

see .NET Framework official site.

From the new features list, Visual Studio 2013 and .NET framework 4.5.1 bring us great new tech and big changes.