Overview of Visual Studio 2012 updates


This article lists the updates that are released for Microsoft Visual Studio 2012.

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Visual Studio updates provide features improvements and fixes issues that are reported through the Microsoft Connect website and through the Windows Error Reporting (WER) technology. Additionally, the updates introduce functionality to Visual Studio. Most of the new functionality applies to the Ultimate and Premium editions. However, some features also apply to the Professional and Express editions.

The following table lists the Visual Studio 2012 updates that are released so far.

Note This table includes both released and prerelease Visual Studio 2012 updates.
KB article numberRelease DateDescription
3072098 July 17, 2015Visual Studio 2012 Update 5 RC
2872520 November 13, 2013Visual Studio 2012 Update 4 is available
2835600 June 26, 2013Visual Studio 2012 Update 3 is available
2797912 April 4, 2013Visual Studio 2012 Update 2 is available
2797915 November 26, 2012Visual Studio 2012 Update 1 is available

Article ID: 2707250 - Last Review: 23 Jul 2015 - Revision: 1