Select the version and architecture you require and click the “Download” button next to it.
Run the installer
Run the downloaded .exe installer package titled “vs_Professional”. Go through the onscreen installation process to install the workloads, components and language packs of your choice as well as selecting the installation location.
Open activation window
Click the “Help” menu, then click “Register Product”.
Activate with a key
Click “Unlock with a Product Key” and enter the 25 character product key (shown on your order page) and click “Apply”.
Your Visual Studio 2019 software is now fully activated and ready to use.