I hope you are getting excited to start building ASP.NET MVC 4 application. Visual Studio 2012 IDE is used to build MVC 4 application, also you can install MVC 4 components for Visual Studio 2010. Please click here to download MVC 4 componets for Visual Studio 2010.
Before you strat building ASP.NET MVC 4 application, I recommend you to read my previous article where I have explained the overview of ASP.NET MVC.
Introduction to ASP.NET MVC
This tutorial will show you how to start building new ASP.NET MVC 4 application by using Visual Studio 2012 IDE.
Create New ASP.NET MVC 4 Application
Let’s start by launching Visual Studio and select File > New >Project
Click New Project then select Visual C# then select Web then select ASP.NET MVC 4 web application and enter the name of your MVC project.
Here you will see that there are number of project templates listed in Project Template window. We are going to choose Internet Application and leave Razor as default View Engine. In later articles I will explain about all project templates and View Engine.
ASP.NET MVC Project Structure
So we have created ASP.NET MVC 4 application with its defalut template. Here you will see the folder structure.
Click F5 to debug and run application. Visual Studio Launches browser and open’s the application’s default home page.
Thanks for reading.!! :)