A suite of programming languages and development tools from Microsoft. It is Microsoft's flagship language product that includes Visual Basic, Visual C++, Visual FoxPro, Visual J++ and Visual InterDev. See Visual Studio .NET.
Visual-studio Sentence Examples
I.e. if one does not have Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0 or the other boatload of MS stuff that I do not have installed.
In Visual Studio 6, Visual Basic was the last major holdout.
A winning feature here is the information on Visual Studio .net wizards for programming with database objects.