Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 is a suite of tools for creating software, from the planning phase through UI design, coding, testing, debugging, analyzing code quality and performance, deploying to customers, and gathering telemetry on usage. It's succeeding Visual Studio 2013 and preceding Visual Studio 2017.
You can use VS 2015 to create many kinds of applications, from simple store apps and games for mobile clients, to large, complex systems that power enterprises and data centers. You can create:
- Apps and games that run not only on Windows, but also Android and iOS.
- Websites and web services based on ASP.NET, jQuery, AngularJS, and other popular frameworks
- Applications for platforms and devices as diverse as Azure, Office, Sharepoint, Hololens, Kinect, and Internet of Things, to name just a few examples
- Games and graphics-intensive applications for a variety of Windows devices, including Xbox, using DirectX.
Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 is available in three editions: Community (Replaced Express), Professional and Enterprise. Compare VS editions.
Download Visual Studio 2015 with Update 3
Download Visual Studio 2015 Professional With Update 3
Download Visual Studio 2015 Enterprise With Update 3
Download Visual Studio 2015 Community With Update 3
Download Visual Studio 2015 Team Foundation Server With Update 3
Download Visual Studio 2015 Language Pack.
Last Update: August 13, 2016
14.0.25431.01 (Community/Professional) / 14.0.6005.20108 (Enterprise)
License: Freeware / Shareware
Languages: Multiple Languages
Supported Operating Systems:
Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 / Server 2008 / Server 2012 (32-Bit, 64-Bit)