The word "Free" apparently does not exist in Microsoft dictionary. Yes Microsoft is very rarely give software for free they are made. Their software such as Windows OS or Microsoft Office requires that anyone who wants to use it to pay a large amount of money.
However, in order to maintain their dominance as the giant software company, then they must be willing to give a very good software for free, it is also for their long-term interests. Would be expected that more and more developers who create software for their operating systems, namely Windows. Software that I mean here is the Visual Studio 2008 Express Edition. Visual Studio 2008 Express Edition is a tool to create innovative applications. To use it is so easy, even for beginners though.
Visual Studio 2008 Express Edition supports writing of code into some favorite programming language, like C#, C++ and VB. The minimum operating system supported by Visual Studio 2008 Express Edition is Windows XP SP2.
Visual Studio 2008 Express Edition consists of the following products:
- Visual Basic Express
- Visual Web Developer Express
- Visual C++ Express
- Visual C# Express
- SQL Server Express
Download Visual Studio 2008 Express Edition.