ASP.NET 5 and the .NET Core CLR run on Windows, Mac, and Linux
Write your web applications and service with ASP.NET 5 in C# on the Core CLR using Visual Studio on Windows. Deploy to any web server, or graduate to cloud scale in Microsoft Azure! If you like, code in your editor and OS of choice with omnisharp.net.
Mobile web apps
Target iOS, Android, and Windows
ASP.NET and .NET Core are Apache- and MIT-licensed code on GitHub
Found a bug or got a new idea? Open an issue or send a pull request. All of the ASP.NET and .NET Core CLR runtime components and the Azure SDKs for any language are available on GitHub and taking contributions. Get involved today!
NuGet, npm, bower
Extend Visual Studio, explore our community, and make it your own!
Customize Visual Studio by leveraging the thousands of extensions available from the constantly growing ecosystem or even build your own.
Experience the productivity of Browser Link and refresh-to-build
Be more productive with the brand new web project system, with simple folder based structure that automatically updates the browsers when the code changes.
Deploy to any host; scale to the cloud
Visual Studio includes integrated tools to deploy your web application to any host or scale to the Microsoft Azure cloud. Publish and manage your websites and virtual machines from within Visual Studio.
Write, edit, explore, debug, test, and deploy code in Visual Studio. Manage your source, track your bugs and work items in Visual Studio Team Services or Team Foundation Server (TFS). Work with the Git repo of your choice, including those in GitHub. Get unprecedented insight into your code with CodeLens, putting everything you need to know into a single line.