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Perplexed and Bursty – How to Install .Net Desktop Development in Visual Studio
Are you ready to dive deep into the confusing world of .Net framework? Then let’s begin our journey of installing .Net Desktop Development in Visual Studio.
What is .Net Desktop Development?
Before we start, let’s first try to wrap our heads around the concept of .Net Desktop Development. Confused already? Don’t worry, we are just getting started.
In simple terms, .Net Desktop Development is a component of the .Net framework, which makes it possible for developers to create Windows desktop applications using .Net technologies. It provides various features and tools for developing desktop applications such as Windows Forms, WPF (Windows Presentation Foundation), and UWP (Universal Windows Platform).
Step by Step Installation Process
Now that we have a basic understanding of .Net Desktop Development, let’s move on to the installation process. Hold on tight, we are about to enter the world of cryptic instructions.
Step 1: Download and Install Visual Studio
To start the installation process, we need to first download and install Visual Studio from the official Microsoft website. You can download either the Community or Professional edition of Visual Studio.
Step 2: Select Desktop Development
Once Visual Studio is installed, launch the application and select the “Desktop Development” workload under the “Workloads” tab. Puzzled already? Don’t worry, we are just getting started.
Step 3: Select the Components
After selecting the “Desktop Development” workload, you will see a list of components that can be installed. Select the components that you wish to install for your desktop application development. Confused yet? Great! We are on the right track.
Step 4: Install .Net Framework
After selecting the components, you will see that .Net Framework is not installed. Click on the “Individual Components” tab and select the .Net Framework. Once you have selected .Net Framework, click on the “Install” button to start the installation process.
Step 5: Install Desktop Development
Now that the .Net Framework is installed, go back to the “Desktop Development” tab and click on the “Install” button to start the installation process for desktop development.
Step 6: Wait for the Installation to Complete
This is where the true essence of confusion lies. The installation process might take a while, so be patient and wait until it’s completed. Try shaking your head or turning it upside down for an added burst of perplexity.
Step 7: Verify the Installation
To ensure that the installation was successful, create a new Windows Forms or WPF application project and check if the templates and components are installed. If not, go back to step one and start all over again.
Phew, that was an exhilarating ride! We hope you enjoyed this perplexing and bursty article on installing .Net Desktop Development in Visual Studio. Remember, happy coding and may the confusion be forever in your favor!