Category Archives: Visual Studio Editor

Configuring Code Information Indicators in Visual Studio 2013

By | July 17, 2013

In the previous two tips ( Check the Unit Test Status Easily and Effectively – Test Status Indicator in Visual Studio 2013 Preview and  Find the References Easily – Code Reference Indicator in Visual Studio 2013 Preview),   we have seen how code information indicator helps us to take a quick glance in the code reference or unit tests.… Read More »

Check the Unit Test Status Easily and Effectively – Test Status Indicator in Visual Studio 2013 Preview

By | July 16, 2013

In the previous tip you have seen how the code reference indicator help us to find the code reference easily. Visual Studio 2013 enables the similar features for Unit Tests as well.  Test Case Indicator ( Part of Code Information Indicator), indicates the status of the unit test with actual methods as well as in test methods.

Find the References Easily – Code Reference Indicator in Visual Studio 2013 Preview

By | July 15, 2013

As a developer one of the common task that we perform during the development is finding the code references using “Find All References” features. This is very much known to us and we all  know why we used it. In Visual Studio 2013, the same things can be achieved in much easier and visualize way. You can see… Read More »

Refactoring Code Rename Members using Visual Studio

By | January 7, 2012

As I have been discussing about Refactor menu yesterday, Visual Studio comes up with really nice features on Refactoring code using the refactor menu options. In this post I will cover how to Rename your code using Refactor “Rename” menu option. Let us suppose we have a member in our code called FetchMember, and we need to rename… Read More »

New Color Picker in Visual Studio 2011 Developer Preview for CSS

By | November 23, 2011

CSS editor in Visual Studio 2011 introduced many new features for web developers and it helps developers to work with CSS more efficiently and organize way. One of the nice features of the new CSS Editor is Color Picker. While designing styles for web applications, web developers refers different tool to choose the color and color code. But… Read More »

Looking at .NET Source code from Visual Studio

By | October 9, 2011

Its been a number of days when I last posted in DailyDotnetTips, but I always find fun in posting something here. Today I will talk about how you can get integration of Source code server with your .NET programs so that you can easily see the Source code of the .NET library while you debug. By source code… Read More »

Install a shared Assembly to the GAC as post build event from Visual Studio

By | September 14, 2011

The Global Assembly Cache (GAC) is a Cache for globally available Assemblies. Most of the shared assemblies are installed inside GAC to shared across different applications. The Global Assembly Cache tool (Gacutil.exe) allow us to manipulate the contents of the global assembly cache along with install and un-install Assembly. During the development, we generally  take help of gacutil… Read More »