What is DreamSpark?
DreamSpark is a program set up by Microsoft to provide students with software design and development tools at no charge.
Students wishing to download programs such as Visual Studio as well as variety of other Microsoft Products made available through DreamSpark, must go http://www.dreamspark.com.
Choose Your Dreamspark Site
If you have trouble with DreamSpark, use the Support Page for assistance.
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Burning an ISO Image
If you're running Vista or Windows XP, you may need additional software to burn an ISO image. Information on what an ISO image is as well as what applications are available may be found here.
Windows 7 has built in software in the operating system that will allow users to burn ISO images without an additional application.