Python plugin for Visual Studio released

What features Python Tools for Visual Studio plugin brings for a coder? 
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Python

Multi-paradigm programming language with easy-to-use syntax and many features including the support of the object-oriented and structured programming.

Visual Studio is one of the most popular integrated development environment, created by the Microsoft. This product allow you to develop both console applications and GUI applications, including those that support Windows Forms technology, as well as Web sites, web applications, web services in both native and managed codes for all platforms, that are supported by Windows, Windows Mobile, Windows CE,. NET Framework, Xbox, Windows Phone. NET Compact Framework and Silverlight.

Visual Studio supports these programming languages:

  • Basic
  • C#
  • C++
  • F++
  • JScript

But now, Python support also can be included by a simple plugin.

Python Tools for Visual Studio is a free, open source plugin that turns Visual Studio into a Python IDE.

Django

A high-level, free and open source Python Web framework that encourages rapid and clean development with  pragmatic design.

Features:

  • CPython,
  • IronPython,
  • editing,
  • browsing,
  • IntelliSense,
  • mixed Python/C++ debugging,
  • remote Linux/MacOS debugging,
  • profiling, IPython, 
  • web development with Django and other frameworks.

From the Visual Studio 2017 installer, select the Python or Data Science workload to add Python support to Visual Studio.

If you will face any issues, don't hesitate to contact developers via GitHub issue. Also, don't forget to check documentation

Designed, developed, and supported by Microsoft and the community.

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