Download links for Microsoft Stack

I have no MSDN at the moment, and a clean installation of Windows 7 on Parallels.

I want to use this new VM as a playground for testing the latest and greatest of ASP.NET.

- MVC5
- Latest version of Visual Studio Express (but would prefer an online alternative to Visual Studio Express)
- Some form of free source control in the clouds that integrates well with Visual Studio. (I prefer Git actually, and could create myself a repo or two just for fun)
- Latest versions of SQL Server
- I have used NHibernate but want instead to use Entity Framework 6
- Bootstrap
- How about AngularJS? Does that play well with Razor

So, what am I missing to get the whole Microsoft Stack for free? ;)

Please provide the links to get these tools, and the sequence to install them.

So, what it the Microsoft Stack way of adding Dependency Injection? I am used to Spring Framework as of late, but have used others in the past. What is the current "best practice"?

Thanks!
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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
Under some restrictions, you could use VS Community edition: https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/news/vs2013-community-vs.aspx

and also for free, SQL Server Express : http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/Products/sql-server-editions/sql-server-express.aspx

EF6 is downloadable from nuget for free (from within Visual Studio)
newbiewebSr. Software EngineerAuthor Commented:
How does the Comm. Edition compare to online:

https://www.visualstudio.com/products/free-developer-offers-vs?wt.mc_id=p~CO~COMMUNITY~SEARCH~FY15~11Nov~GOOGLE~free%20visual%20studio

Is this the same Comm Edition, but online?



Also, which version do I need?

SQL Server 2014 LocalDB Express 32bit
SQL Server 2014 LocalDB Express 64 Bit
SQL Server 2014 Express 32 Bit
SQL Server 2014 Express 64 Bit
SQL Server 2014 Express with Tools 32 Bit
SQL Server 2014 Express with Tools 64 Bit
SQL Server 2014 Management Studio Express 32 Bit
SQL Server 2014 Management Studio Express 64 Bit
SQL Server 2014 Express with Advanced Services 32 Bit
SQL Server 2014 Express with Advanced Services 64 Bit

I need SSMS, so this one?
SQL Server 2014 Management Studio Express 64 Bit

thanks
Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
VSO is not an IDE in the cloud. It is your TFS in the cloud (source code control, ticketing, build, ...)

I would go with depending on your OS:
SQL Server 2014 Express with Advanced Services 32 Bit
SQL Server 2014 Express with Advanced Services 64 Bit

SSMS (included in these) is to manage your databases.

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newbiewebSr. Software EngineerAuthor Commented:
thanks
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