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Published on February 21, 2012 By Draginol In Personal Computing

Anyone know when Visual Studio 11 is supposed to come out of beta?

on Feb 21, 2012

The best I hear is Q2.


on Feb 21, 2012

Don't they generally release VS in April?

on Feb 22, 2012

Based on  it seems September 16th is the day.

I guess with the launch of the Metro UI shebang MS wants to sync it with the launch of Windows 8...? (On the other hand, one could argue that they should give devs a good lead-time to develop new fancy apps using Metro...  )

on Jun 05, 2012

According to my estimate based on previous release cycles, the release date will be somewhere around September 9th. See my blog post for more details on the estimate:

on Jun 06, 2012

Visual Studio 2012 already? I can barely even use 2010, because I took virtually all of my programming classes a year or two ago, when DeVry University was still using XP and 2008.