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TypeScript 2.3

Today we’re excited to bring you our latest release with TypeScript 2.3!
For those who aren’t familiar, TypeScript is a superset of JavaScript that brings users optional static types and solid tooling. Using TypeScript can help avoid painful bugs people commonly run into when writing JavaScript by type-checking your code. TypeScript can actually report issues without you even saving your file, and leverage the type system to help you write code even faster. This leads to a truly awesome editing experience, giving you time to think about and test the things that really matter.
To get started with the latest stable version of TypeScript, you can grab it through NuGet, or use the following command with npm:

npm install -g typescript

Visual Studio 2015 users (who have Update 3) as well as Visual Studio 2017 users using Update 2 Preview will be able to get TypeScript by simply installing it from here. To elaborate


 

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