Re: VS 2005 Pro and VS 2008 Std

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Subject: Re: VS 2005 Pro and VS 2008 Std
Posted by:  PvdG42 (pv…@toadstool.edu)
Date: Sat, 5 Apr 2008

"PaulG" <Pau…@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:60070410-98C3-4694-B017-5E6C655F5C…@microsoft.com...
> Is there any issues with running both VS 2005 Pro and VS 2008 Standard on
> the
> Same Vista system?  I have a full copy of VS 2005 Pro and just received a
> Full Copy of VS 2008 Standard. I like some of the Pro features, although I
> am
> a hobbyist.  If I install VS 2008 Standard too is there going to be any
> gotchas or performance hits to my system?  I can't justify spending the
> money
> on the Pro Upgrade for my use.
>
> Thanks in advance!

They are separate products, and install independently of each other. You
should not encounter problems.
I have a machine with VS .NET 2003, VS 2005 and VS 2008 on it, and have not
encountered issues.

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VS 2005 Pro and VS 2008 Std posted by PaulG on Fri, 4 Apr 2008