Hello, I need to download community edition of Visual Studio 2017 ISO complete? Where Can I download it?
I would like to have .ISO file to download if possible, thanks
Hello, From Visual Studio 2017, Microsoft is not releasing any official ISO image of visual studio 2017 02 19, so you may need to download the installer and then create an offline installer by using cmd.
First, download the installer of the VS version which you need
https://www.visualstudio.com/downloads/ (Goes to Latest version, i.e, 2019 for now)
For older version like 2017 try https://visualstudio.microsoft.com/vs/older-downloads/ (You may need to login and download older version, just login/register with your Microsoft account, in Downloads search for older version and download the installer)
Once you have downloaded the Installer, then open command prompt.
Using CMD navigate to the folder where the above-downloaded installer is placed and execute the command(For .NET web and .NET desktop development)
vs_community.exe --layout c:\vs2017layout --add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.ManagedDesktop --add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.NetWeb --add Component.GitHub.VisualStudio --includeOptional --lang en-US
For .NET desktop and Office development, run:
vs_community.exe --layout c:\vs2017layout --add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.ManagedDesktop --add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.Office --includeOptional --lang en-US
Above command will create installer at c:\vs2017layout
Similary, to download complete files of Visual Studio 2017 community you can use the below command
vs_Community.exe --lang en-en --layout c:\vs2017 --all
But one of the websites on the internet provides the direct link of little bit older version of VS2017 here is the link
Recently, I have downloaded complete VS 2017 community edition in January 2018, and its size was 29 GB.
For Visual Studio Community 2015 which is a free, full-featured IDE for individual developers, open source development, academic research, education and small professional teams, with powerful coding productivity features, cross-platform mobile development tools for Windows, iOS and Android, tools for web and cloud development and access to thousands of extensions.
For VS 2012 Ultimate ISO http://download.microsoft.com/download/d/b/0/db03922c-ff91-4845-b7f2-fc68595ab730/vs2012_ult_enu.iso
VS 2012 Professional ISO http://download.microsoft.com/download/D/E/8/DE8E42D8-7598-4F4E-93D4-BB011094E2F9/VS2012_PRO_enu.iso
There are many older versions available on the internet, you can search and direct download it's ISO if you need them, but using VS 2017 community edition is great, I will recommend downloading it's complete version for offline install using web installer.
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