Tools for .NET and .NET Core Azure developers

Whatever your operating system, we have a great set of tools to help you develop on Azure using .NET, .NET Core, ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core.

Visual Studio 2017 has built-in support for Azure development.

Step 1: Download Visual Studio 2017

You can skip this step if you already have Visual Studio 2017 installed.

Still using Visual Studio 2015? click here for installation instructions.

Step 2: Install the two Azure workloads

After launching the Visual Studio 2017 installer, make sure the Azure and ASP.NET web development workloads are checked.

Visual Studio Installer

Step 3: Develop with .NET on Azure

Get started by deploying your first ASP.NET Core web app on Azure App Service.