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Which versions of Visual Studio are you using?

Survey period: 19 Jan 2015 to 26 Jan 2015

Visual Studio and .NET in general are spreading beyond Windows. Are you keeping up or stepping out?

Visual Studio 20151604.79
Visual Studio 20131,46543.84
Visual Studio 201274822.38
Visual Studio 20101,01030.22
Visual Studio 200843913.14
Visual Studio 20051534.58
Visual Studio .NET491.47
Visual Studio 680224.00
I do not use Visual Studio and never have.822.45
I have used, but no longer use Visual Studio. I have moved on.1384.13
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%

GeneralRe: OK. But Why? Pin
den2k8820-Jan-15 6:06
professionalden2k8820-Jan-15 6:06 
GeneralRe: OK. But Why? Pin
ClockMeister20-Jan-15 1:48
professionalClockMeister20-Jan-15 1:48 
GeneralRe: OK. But Why? Pin
Dan Neely20-Jan-15 4:08
Dan Neely20-Jan-15 4:08 
GeneralRe: OK. But Why? Pin
Marc Clifton21-Jan-15 15:59
mvaMarc Clifton21-Jan-15 15:59 
GeneralRe: OK. But Why? Pin
Kevin McFarlane22-Jan-15 2:26
Kevin McFarlane22-Jan-15 2:26 
GeneralVS6 and VS2008 Pin
den2k8818-Jan-15 22:21
professionalden2k8818-Jan-15 22:21 
GeneralRe: VS6 and VS2008 Pin
KarstenK19-Jan-15 1:40
mveKarstenK19-Jan-15 1:40 
GeneralRe: VS6 and VS2008 Pin
den2k8819-Jan-15 1:56
professionalden2k8819-Jan-15 1:56 
KarstenK wrote:
And most: more modern compiler and linker leads to smaller and faster code

I know, I benchmarked VS6, 2008 and 2012 on several computational heavy routines and proved that.

Still, our interface is VB6, our codebase is VC++6 with DSW and DSP files which must be mantained and most of all, my senior colleague and supervisor resist to the "upgrade" to VS2008 as stubbornly as a donkey Mad | :mad:

I'd like to move to 2008, maybe with a decent PC for a change, but it will be rough. It's highly probable we'll change directly to 2012 for the next interface, which will be WPF, but right now we're drowning in emergencies and can't make any progress in the improvement of the software.
Geek code v 3.12
GCS d--- s-/++ a- C++++ U+++ P- L- E-- W++ N++ o+ K- w+++ O? M-- V? PS+ PE- Y+ PGP t++ 5? X R++ tv-- b+ DI+++ D++ G e++>+++ h--- r++>+++ y+++*
Weapons extension: ma- k++ F+2 X

Generalvs 2015 Pin
Mycroft Holmes18-Jan-15 21:48
professionalMycroft Holmes18-Jan-15 21:48 
GeneralRe: vs 2015 Pin
Florian Rappl18-Jan-15 22:48
professionalFlorian Rappl18-Jan-15 22:48 
GeneralVisual Studio 2010 and 2012 Pin
Sid_Joshi18-Jan-15 20:13
professionalSid_Joshi18-Jan-15 20:13 
General2012 and 2010 Pin
PIEBALDconsult18-Jan-15 19:57
professionalPIEBALDconsult18-Jan-15 19:57 
GeneralVisual Studio 2008 & Visual Studio 2012 Pin
Rajesh waran18-Jan-15 19:13
professionalRajesh waran18-Jan-15 19:13 

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