Recently, Microsoft has released the "Visual Studio 2005 Express Beta Products".

For the first time in Microsoft history, this software suite is free for downloading HERE . With complete Basic, C#, C++, J#, WebDeveloper and Sql Server support, the new Visual Studio wants to be the leading software in programming and coding applications, web interfaces, databases, objects and forms - for personal and corporation use, probably as a response to the newest similar freeware programs.