Tools for web development
Visual Studio IDE
Visual Studio has the open tools and the flexibility you need to create and deploy modern web applications
Visual Studio Code
Free cross platform editor with debugger, built in Git integration and thousands of extensions
Test Microsoft Edge and versions of IE8 through IE11 using free virtual machines you download and manage locally.
Free remote testing for Microsoft Edge
Microsoft has partnered with BrowserStack to provide free, cloud-based browser testing of Microsoft Edge.
Close the loop on your developer cycle by automating testing of your website in Microsoft Edge with Microsoft WebDriver.
Bash on Windows
The Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) provides developers with a familiar Bash shell and Linux environment where you can run most Linux command-line tools without needing a VM.
Run a quick code scan on any URL to check for out-of-date libraries, layout issues, and accessibility.