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  • i had windows 8 on my pc , now i want to install visual studio professsional 2012 , is it better to go with visual studio professional 2012 or 2013 version , as my pc is windows 8 , please tell me which version suits my pc best .
    Tuesday, January 07, 2014 5:41 AM

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  • To write Windows Store apps on Windows 8 you will need Visual Studio 2012.

    To write Windows Store apps with Visual Studio 2013 requires Windows 8.1

    Tuesday, January 07, 2014 5:50 AM
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  • To write Windows Store apps on Windows 8 you will need Visual Studio 2012.

    To write Windows Store apps with Visual Studio 2013 requires Windows 8.1

    Tuesday, January 07, 2014 5:50 AM
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  • thanx rob , i tried to install visual studio 2012 professional , but i got the following errors in the middle of the setup process.

    microsoft visual studio 2012 Devenv element not found

    Microsoft visual C++ 2012 x64 Additional Runtime -11.0.50727 user cancelled installation

    Microsoft visual C++ 2012 x64 Debug Runtime -11.0.50727 element not found

     Microsoft visual C++ 2012 Core libraries element not found

    Microsoft visual C++ 2012 microsoft foundation class library element not found.

    what to do now??

    Tuesday, January 07, 2014 6:32 AM
  • Hi Kranthi,

    Please post your question only once. Your thread in the Visual Studio Setup and Installation forum is the appropriate place for help on installing Visual Studio.

    --Rob

    Thursday, January 09, 2014 11:02 PM
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