In any development project, it is vital to set up the right kind of development environment so that you can concentrate on the developing the solution rather than solving environment issues or configuration problems. With respect to .NET, Visual Studio is the defacto standard IDE (Integrated Development Environment) for building web applications in .NET.
In this chapter, you'll be learning about the following topics:
First of all, let us see why we need an IDE, when you can type the code in Notepad, compile it, and execute it.
When you develop ...