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Where can I download "Visual Studio Express" with J#?

Posted on 2009-07-15
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I've gone to the microsoft website only to be directed to an ISO that I have to download and burn.  I've already downloaded that and burnt it to a DVD only to find 1 file that says,
"This disc contains a "UDF" file system and requires an operating system
that supports the ISO-13346 "UDF" file system specification."

Can someone just show me the link to the executable?
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by:Aaronroach
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http://www.microsoft.com/express/download/

instead of selecting the offline install, do the online install, very easy and simple, to do this go to the visual studio box and choose language then hit download.
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I don't see a link for online install....also...I'm not trying to download VB 2008 Express or C# 2008 Express.  I'm looking for the the Visual Studio Express for J#.  
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by:Aaronroach
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where are you downloading the iso from?
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by:rortiz77
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I've captured a screen shot of where the ISO is...
iso.jpg
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And I can see where I can download Visual C# Express....I've even started the installation hoping it will have an option inside to switch to J#....but there's no option for that.  I'm assuming it's somehow stuck in this ISO...but the ISO doesn't work.  
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by:Aaronroach
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That is a cumulative download/install file for all of the programs above it, ive not personally used J# but could it be that it has benn included in the Visual Web Developer package?! Download that perhaps?!
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if you click on the iso instructions it shows whats included, which as i say just seem to be the 4 that you can download seperately.
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So...does this mean J# is no longer supported by MSFT?
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by:zoidi
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Hi,

Wikipedia says:
"Retirement of the J# language and Java Language Conversion Assistant from future versions of Visual Studio, since the existing J# feature set largely meets customer needs and usage of J# is declining. The last version shipping with Visual Studio 2005 will be supported until 2015 as per the product life-cycle strategy."

So in other words, it isn't available anymore.

Regards,
Zoidi
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Actually, I found a link inside Microsoft's forum that lets you download the 2005 version. I downloaded and installed...and completed my project ;-)

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/Vsexpressinstall/thread/dfa36cf4-a459-405f-88f0-d9c3ce15ba92/
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