Upgrading from "Visual Web Developer 2005 Express Edition Beta 2" to "Visual Studio 2005 Beta 2"

Newby question: I am learning ASP.NET and downloaded "Visual Web Developer 2005 Express Edition Beta 2" in order to practice and learn the ropes.

I just received "Visual Studio 2005 Beta 2" and would like to upgrade. However, I haven't found any reference to removing "Visual Web Developer 2005 Express Edition Beta 2" before installing "Visual Studio 2005 Beta 2".

Should I remove it?

What do I need to back up before doing so?

Thanks in advance,

6/13/2005 8:55:21 PM
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I believe you can install VS on top of VWD. They, in fact, can coexits (although they will share some files).


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