Visual Studio 2013

Visual Studio 2013
Version of Visual Studio
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Latest build12.0.40629.0 (Update 5)
Support end
Visual Studio 2012
Replaced by
Visual Studio 2015

Visual Studio 2013 (codenamed Dev12) is the ninth major version of Visual Studio, released on 17 October 2013 alongside .NET Framework 4.5.1.

Changes[edit | edit source]

Visual Studio Online[edit | edit source]

A Microsoft account can now be added to Visual Studio. This syncs all Visual Studio settings on any device containing Visual Studio 2013 or later.

CodeLens[edit | edit source]

Visual Studio 2013 introduces CodeLens References, a way to see which functions or methods are referenced by any line of code.

Notifications[edit | edit source]

Visual Studio 2013 lets the user see incoming notifications in a centralized location. This is used, for example, when an extension needs to be updated or there's a new version of Visual Studio.

Team Explorer[edit | edit source]

Team Explorer now lets the user add or clone Git repositories.

List of known builds[edit | edit source]

Preview[edit | edit source]

Release Candidate[edit | edit source]

RTM[edit | edit source]

Updates[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]