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  • What are the deficiencies in VS2012 Express edition as compared to VS ultimate?

    Enlist here please .Thanks

    Thursday, February 21, 2013 6:02 PM

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  • Hello Again Unknown Learner,

       You can find a comparison chart here :  http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/eng/products/compare

    Thursday, February 21, 2013 7:48 PM
  • Daniel, i have already seen this link. could you please show me where is the comparison of express edition. i didn't find express edition there.

    It would be really appreciated if we can see here with some more explanation.

    Thursday, February 21, 2013 8:29 PM
  • Here is the product detail of express editor. Please check it
    http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/eng/products/visual-studio-express-for-windows-8#product-express-windows

    Best regards,
    Jesse


    Jesse Jiang
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    Monday, February 25, 2013 5:48 AM
  • Thanks jesse but where is the comparison; I need the feature comparison not product details.

    I want to start development and I think that would be great If anyone could help me in detail.

    Monday, February 25, 2013 7:18 PM
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       There is not a feature comparison chart that I know of between the free express and Ultimate.   I am not sure why this would stop development.  What is it that you are looking for?  Is there something specific that you want to do?

    Daniel

    Monday, February 25, 2013 9:07 PM
  • HI Daniel,

    My question is simple not a complex question.

    Could you please guide me what are the limitations in Express edition?

    Why I require to Ultimate Edition with respect to windows store app?

    For example : Ultimate edition offer some architectural feature and testing features.

    Like I mentioned above , I need these features.

    Why I choose your Ultimate product rather than Express edition?

    If both are equal then why Express is Frees (I know Ultimate edition have some powerful features + powerful Subscription package)?

    Hope this 'll help to find out the answer of question.

    Tuesday, February 26, 2013 6:59 AM