Microsoft has released a Release Candidate build of Visual Studio 2012, also known as Visual Studio 11. This release comes on the eve of the Windows 8 Release Preview, which many have been patiently waiting for. Grab your download and get started now!
"The available Visual Studio 2012 RC products and localizations are pre-release versions of the next release of Visual Studio. As such, they are not final and are subject to change prior to release," Microsoft explains. Visual Studio 2012 Release Candidate will feature some user interface changes, all thanks to feeback received from beta testers. The changes include a lighter shade of grey for the overall theme and color added to the status bar. On top of that, VS2012 will be less-Metro. Grab your download below!