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Setting Sharepoint 2013 in Visual Studio 2012

Dear Readers,
I have started to learn sharepoint 2013 and while doing so, first hurdle was that Visual Studio 2012 was not displaying me sharepoint 2013 controls. So, I have to setup that manually and for that I follow below steps.

In order to get the templates into VS, you need to install Microsoft Office Developer Tools for Visual Studio 2012 which can be found here: (direct install : Unfortunately, this leverages the Microsoft Web Platform Installer which does not play well in closed environments. The Microsoft Web Platform Installer will install the following items: Microsoft Identity Extensions Workflow Manager Client 1.0 Microsoft Exchan…