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Selecting Workloads in Visual Studio 2017

With Visual Studio, you can customize your Visual Studio installation with only the workloads you need. This guide will help you select the right workloads for your development. Once you start the installation, you will see a screen where you can select the workloads for your installation.

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Project Types

Workload to Install

Universal Windows Platform development Universal Windows Platform Development
.NET desktop development .Net Desktop Development
Desktop development with C++ Desktop Development with C++
ASP.NET and web development ASP.NET and Web Development
Azure development Azure Development
Node.js development Node.JS Development
Data storage and processing Data Storage and Processing
Office/SharePoint development Office SharePoint Development
Mobile development with .NET Mobile Development with .NET
Game development with Unity Game Development with Unity
Mobile development with JavaScript Mobile Development with JavaScript
Mobile development with C++ Mobile Development with C++
Game development with C++ Game Development with C++
Visual Studio extension development Visual Studio Extension Development
Linux development with C++ Linux Development with C++
.NET Core cross-platform development .NET Core Cross-Platform Development

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