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.NET 7.0
Standard Term Support Recommended
Version 7.0.5, released April 11, 2023
.NET 6.0
Long Term Support
Version 6.0.16, released April 11, 2023
What's new in .NET 7?

.NET 7 improvements include overall performance enhancements, new tools for cross-platform development with .NET MAUI, updates for ASP.NET Core and cloud-native development, ARM64 support, and more.

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.NET Framework

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.NET Coding Pack

With one download, the .NET Coding Pack gives you everything you need to get started coding with C#. The pack includes the VS Code editor, the .NET SDK, Interactive Notebooks, and more!

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Use a single codebase to build native apps for Windows, macOS, iOS, and Android.


Consume existing cloud services or create and deploy your own.


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Visual Studio

Fully-featured integrated development environment (IDE) on Windows for building every type of .NET application.

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Visual Studio Code

Develop on Linux, macOS, or Windows to build cross-platform websites and services. Install the C# extension to get the best experience.

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Visual Studio for Mac

Build native Android, iOS, macOS, and Windows apps with .NET MAUI, plus websites and services with ASP.NET Core.

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