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Python in Visual Studio Code – April 2018 Release

We are pleased to announce that the April 2018 release of the Python Extension for Visual Studio Code is now available from the marketplace and the gallery. …

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Visual Studio Code is now shipping with Anaconda!

Anaconda, the most popular Python data science platform, provides 6 million users with a streamlined Python environment on Windows, Mac or Linux. And starting today, Visual Studio Code, Microsoft’s free and cross-platform code editor, is included in the Anaconda distribution! …

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Python in Visual Studio 2017 version 15.7

Today we have released the first preview of our next update to Visual Studio 2017. You will see a notification in Visual Studio within the next few days, or you can download the new installer from …

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How to deal with the pain of “unable to find vcvarsall.bat”

Python’s packaging ecosystem is one of it’s biggest strengths, but Windows users are often frustrated by packages that do not install properly. One of the most common errors you will see is this one: “unable to find vcvarsall.bat” …

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