安装 Visual Studio for Mac 的预览版本Install a preview version of Visual Studio for Mac

新版 Visual Studio for Mac 在正式发布前是作为预览版提供。Before a new version of Visual Studio for Mac is officially released, it's available as a preview. 在新功能和最新 bug 修补程序完全纳入产品之前,用户可通过预览版抢先尝试这些功能并获取最新修补程序。The preview release gives you a chance to try out new features and get the latest bug fixes before they are fully incorporated into the product.

Visual Studio for Mac 的预览版是作为更新发布的,而不是通过单独下载发布。Preview releases of Visual Studio for Mac are distributed as an update, rather than through a separate download. 更新一文中所述,Visual Studio for Mac 有两个更新程序通道:“稳定”和“预览” 。Visual Studio for Mac has two updater channels, as described in the update article: Stable and Preview.

大多数预览版都可通过“预览”通道获取,但请务必查看预览版发行说明,了解最准确的信息。Most preview releases will be available through both the Preview channel, but always check the Preview Release Notes for the most accurate information.

若要安装 Visual Studio for Mac 预览版,请执行以下步骤:To install the preview of Visual Studio for Mac, use the following steps:

  1. 转到“Visual Studio”>“检查更新”。Go to Visual Studio > Check for Updates.
  2. 在“更新通道”组合框中,选择“预览”。In the Update channel combo box, select Preview.
  3. 选择“切换通道”按钮,切换到所选通道并开始下载任何新更新。Select the Switch channel button to switch to the selected channel and start downloading any new updates.
  4. 选择“重启并安装更新”按钮,开始安装更新。Select the Restart and Install Updates button to start installing the updates.

有关在 Visual Studio for Mac 中更新的详细信息,请参阅更新一文。For more information on updating in Visual Studio for Mac, see the update article.