The Core of .NET, Microsoft Sessions

VH18 Visual Studio 2022 for Mac – Fast, Fluid, and Modern


1:30pm - 2:45pm

Level: Intermediate

Jordan Matthiesen

Senior Program Manager


Do you use a Mac to build .NET solutions today? Do you secretly wish you could? Visual Studio 2022 for Mac was just released and may be the perfect addition to your toolbelt. Visual Studio for Mac is Microsoft’s IDE for .NET developers on the Mac. In the latest release its been rearchitected to optimize performance - with a native macOS user interface running on .NET 6, bringing over 100 fixes for performance and reliability. On top of that, there is native support for the Apple M1 (arm64) processor, a new look and feel that embraces the macOS experience you know and love, and support for building apps with .NET 6. In this session, Jordan Matthiesen (Senior Program Manager working on Visual Studio for Mac) will take you on a tour of what’s new and give you a peek at what’s coming soon for .NET and Visual Studio on the Mac.