Using Visual Studio .NET, and its Integrated Development Environment, is the most productive way to create .NET applications. You'll find many tools in Visual Studio .NET that will help speed your development and help you build better applications. The editor is one of the most powerful development editors to come with any pro-gramming language. Here are some of the most important facts you should come away with in this chapter:
Visual Studio .NET is very customizable, which can help you be productive no matter what tool you come from.
Many tools are available in Visual Studio .NET to help speed your development time.
The editor is one of the most powerful development editors to come with any programming language.