Node.js Tools for Visual Studio Released

Date 2015/3/26 9:10:00 | Topic: Product News

Node.js Tools 1.0 for Visual Studio (NTVS) is now available for download! NTVS is a free, open source extension for Visual Studio 2012 and Visual Studio 2013 that turns Visual Studio into a Node.js IDE. NTVS 1.0 supports the free Visual Studio Community and Visual Studio Express for Web editions, as well as Visual Studio Professional and higher.

Node.js is a platform for building fast, scalable applications using JavaScript. It’s making its way just about everywhere – from servers, to Internet of Things devices, to desktop applications, to who knows what next? And now, with Node.js support in Visual Studio, it’s easier than ever before to develop Node.js applications.

Node.js Tools 1.0 for Visual Studio (NTVS) has been under development for well over a year now. Some highlights of this release include:
* Rich editing experiences
* Code completions (IntelliSense)
* Interactive window (REPL)
* npm integration
* Advanced debugging and profiling
* Test explorer integration
* Full integration with some other Visual Studio features
* Node.js, io.js, JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, CSS, and JSON support.

 

More information on http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudio/archive/2015/03/25/node-js-tools-1-0-for-visual-studio.aspx





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