Microsoft Visual Studio 2022 Released on 08 Nov 2021. All three editions are available for production use. The community edition is free for everyone among those editions. The other two editions require a license for use. The good news is finally Visual Studio is now 64bit. On Microsoft’s official website you will find the following web installers for all three editions. Also, there have ways for downloading full Visual Studio 2022 and making it available offline. In this article, we will discuss ways for making Visual studio an offline installer. Also our downloaded visual studio we have uploaded into google drive and provided that link here in this article so that you can download full software from that link.
Hardware Requirements for installing Visual Studio 2022
Processor: 1.8 GHz or faster 64-bit processor. Recommended: a quad-core or better processor.
Memory: At least 4 GB of RAM.
Diskspace: 20-50 GB of available space for regular installation. It may take up to 210 GB depending on the features installed.
Display: Minimum display resolution of 720p (1280×720). Visual Studio will work best at a resolution of WXGA (1366×768) or higher.
Operating System: 64bit version of Windows 10 version 1909 or higher, Windows Server 2016, and Windows Server 2019.
You can download the Visual Studio 2022 Offline version directly from the following Google Drive link.
Visual Studio 2022 Download
If you want to make your own Visual Studio offline installer then please follow the following instructions.
Step 1: Download your desired edition web installer
Download Visual Studio 2022 Build Tools only
Visual Studio 2022 Build Tools vs_buildtools.exe
Step 2: Run the installer and keep local cache files.
For .NET web and .NET desktop development:
vs_enterprise.exe --layout c:\localVScache --add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.ManagedDesktop --add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.NetWeb --includeOptional --lang en-US
For .NET desktop and Office development:
vs_enterprise.exe --layout c:\localVs2022 --add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.ManagedDesktop --add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.Office --includeOptional --lang en-US
For C++ desktop development:
vs_enterprise.exe --layout c:\localVs2022 --add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.NativeDesktop --includeRecommended --lang en-US
For creating a full version local cache in the English language with all features use the following command.
N.B. It will take a long time and local disk space cause Visual Studio 2022 has lots of features.
vs_enterprise.exe --layout c:\localVs2022 --lang en-US
Step 3: Run Visual Studio setup exe
From the download folder C:\localVs2022 double click on Setup exe file. It will start Visual Studio setup on your computer.
Step 4: Make Visual Studio Installation file available offline
It is easy. Just compress the C:\localVs2022 folder into a single file by any compression software like 7zip or WinRAR or built-in windows tool. That will work on any similar windows computer.
In this version, Visual Studio can open a large number of projects inside a single solution file. Also, it solves the long awaiting WinForm Designer issue.
With .NET Framework 6
Cross-platform apps development with C# and .NET MAUI, Asp.Net Core. Responsive Web UIs development with Blazor. At Linux environment Build, debug, and test .NET apps. Hot reload capabilities.
IntelliCode now automatically completes larger chunks of code, up to a whole line at a time, by understanding your coding context better, and leveraging the wisdom of nearly half a million open source repos’ code patterns.
Visual Studio 2022 comes with our latest toolchain for targeting C++20 and is binary-compatible with 2019. Develop cross-platform C++ projects from Windows and leverage the best the ecosystem has to offer.
MAUI Cross-platform App Development
New cross-platform cross-operating system App development for Desktop, Web, Mobile, and Tab devices using C# and XAML, Blazor Web assembly and more.
Video on Visual Studio 2022 Release
Information Source: Microsoft
You can also download Visual Studio 2019 offline installer and Visual Studio 2017 offline installer and make them available offline also. Alternatively, you can download visual studio code which is open-source IDE free for use also very small setup file size compare with visual studio.
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