Developers interested in building application using the Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview can now get a taste of the December 2011 Release of a Training Kit, now available through Microsoft Download Center.
The new release brings hands-on labs to help you understand how to take advantage of the variety of enhancements in Visual Studio 11 and the .NET Framework 4.5, how to support and manage the entire application lifecycle and how to build Windows Metro style apps, informs Microsoft.
The December 2011 Training Kit comes from the Developer & Platform Evangelism group, and requires the Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview to have been installed on the targeted system, as well as .NET Framework 4.5 Developer Preview.
In order install this released user will have to download two files including:
- The file VS11TrainingKitDecember2011.Setup.exe will install the entire training kit, After downloading this file, you do not need an Internet connection to install the files. Download and launch the self-extracting package. The Training Kit will uncompress to the selected folder and launch a HTML browser for the content.
- The file VS11TK_WebInstaller_Preview.exe provides you with the ability to install all or only some of the training kit. Download and launch the self-extracting package. Then select the labs you wish to install. You can rerun the installer to add labs in the future. This installer requires an Internet connection.
Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview Training Kit December 2011 released is available via Download Center.