Tag Archives: visual Studio 2010



Setting Up Noise Reduction Option for Performance Reports in Visual Studio 2010 Profiler

Visual Studio Profiler generates Performance reports which contains the data for analysis of current profiler session. The information might be heavy or you might not interested to consider a specific range of information for your application performance impact. Visual Studio profiler Tool provides a features called “Noise Reduction” which enables profiler report  to be configured […]

How to change Default Performance Report Name in Visual Studio 2010 ?

Profiler reports (.vsp) contains the profiling data files from one or more session collection runs in Visual Studio profiler. By default profiler reports (.vsp) file takes the name of the application and then append a incremented number to make the files different. In this tip I am going to show how you can change the […]

Using Code Definition Window with Call Hierarchy in Visual Studio 2010

In my previous Tip I have discussed about Navigate Code Using Code Definition Window in Visual Studio .  In this tip I am just going to extend the same using  Call Hierarchy window. Call Hierarchy option in Visual Studio 2010 helps you to navigate through your code by displaying all calls to and from a […]

Specifying Assembly Information in Visual Studio

Assembly information  provides information about an assembly. This includes  Title, description, version information, Product name,  company name,  Trademark and more. This information are corresponds to the values of the  GAC for that assemblies as well .  We can provide the Assembly information either by Assembly.cs file or Assembly Information Dialog box.

Use Visual Studio Server Explorer to Add New or Existing SQL Server CE Database

SQL CE is a free, embedded, lightweight  database engine that enables easy database storage. This does not required any installation and runs in memory. Visual Studio 2010 SP1 Came up with nice tooling support for SQL Server CE. We can add a SQL CE Data base using Add New Item option from Solution Explorer Context […]

How to Use IIS Express for all new file based web sites and projects ?

IIS Express is a lightweight, self-contained version of IIS optimized for developers. IIS Express provides the power of IIS7.x while making it easy to develop and test websites. Why we say that its has power of IIS7.x because it has the code base of IIS 7.5.  Visual Studio 2010 SP1 Beta allows you to build […]

Not able to view the IntelliTrace Navigation Bar in Visual Studio 2010 –Solution

IntelliTrace Navigation Bar or Navigation Gutter is used for code navigation while debugging using IntelliTrace. To know more about IntelliTrace you can find out my list of articles http://bit.ly/l4Na92 . In this post I am going to share a small tips this you might came across while using IntelliTrace Debugging.

Customizing Visual Studio Extension Icon in Visual Studio 2010

If you have deal with Visual Studio Extension ( VSIX) , you must have seen, after the extension installation default icons are predefined ( As shown in below image ). In this post I am going to describe how you can customize /change the default visual studio extension  icon and can provide your own icon […]

Debugging 64 bit application using IntelliTrace – Visual Studio 2010 SP1

IntelliTrace is a new feature of Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate Edition. By default, IntelliTrace is enabled. During debugging in Visual Studio, IntelliTrace works in the background and collects debugging information automatically and stores them in IntelliTrace Log File (.iTrace file). You can use the log file at any point of time to see what happened […]

Different Versions of Integrated Web Server in Visual Studio 2010

While running your ASP.NET application, you must have seen, it is running on Integrated Web development environment. Visual Studio 2010 comes with two versions of Integrated Web Development environment which could run side by side. In case you run your ASP.NET application in VS 2010, you can have an option to choose between the two […]