Visual Studio 2012 Ultimate, used in the examples, was downloaded from http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/eng/downloads. There are three options—Install, Program download, and ISO file. Choose the appropriate option matching your resources. Here, the program was downloaded and saved to a directory.
The software requirements (for only the x64 architecture) are listed here for Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows server 2003 and 2008 with Sp2, and Windows Server2008 R2.
The hardware requirements are as follows:
Visual Studio 2012 provides Report ...