Category Archives: Tips

Did you know – you can just “copy the code” as well from C# Interactive Window ?

By | July 25, 2017

The Interactive Window in Visual Studio is a great utility to play around the code, language features, API’s and other .NET framework features.   The Interactive Window also support features like IntelliSense, syntax highlighting and navigating through executed commands. Previously we have seen several tips around the C# Interactive Window, but there is one very interesting feature you… Read More »

How To customize “Structure Guide Lines” Colors in Visual Studio 2017 ?

By | July 21, 2017

In Visual Studio 2017   dotted structure guide lines in your code, between the curly braces ({}), helps in identifying the individual blocks easily.  Also, hover over on the lines, it will shows the tooltip with opening of that block and its parents. In the previous post we have seen how to Turning On/Off “Structure Guide Lines” in… Read More »

Turning On/Off “Structure Guide Lines” in Visual Studio 2017

By | July 20, 2017

Visual Studio 2017 introduced an interesting feature that draw a dotted structure guide lines on your code.  It draw a dotted vertical line between the curly braces ({}) to identify the individual blocks easily.  If you hover over on the lines, it will shows you a tooltip with the opening of that block and its parents.

Linking Team Services (VSTS) accounts with your Azure account for Continuous Integration

By | July 19, 2017

Before setting up the Continuous Integration, you have to make sure your Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) account is linked with your Azure subscription. I came across this for one of my personal account while trying to setup the Continuous Integration for Azure Bot Service.  In the previous we discussed about Setting Up Continuous Integration for Azure Bot… Read More »

Setting Up Continuous Integration for Azure Bot Service

By | July 18, 2017

Azure Bot Service is the Bot-Service powered by the Microsoft Bot Framework and Microsoft Azure. It enables rapid intelligent bot development. In one of my previous post I talked about how we can leverage the Azure Bot Services for Rapid Development of Intelligent Bot. We have seen how quickly we can develop a Bot using Azure Bot Service… Read More »

Persisting the “Find All references” results in Visual Studio 2017

By | July 14, 2017

If you are using Visual Studio 2017, by now you must have noticed, the Find All Reference window comes with brand new flavor. Starting from Syntax colorization, grouping of the results based on several categorizations and along with code snippet preview. You can even set the context of references such as entire solution or current project.

Simplified Process Attaching – Reattach to Process in Visual Studio 2017

By | July 1, 2017

Attaching to a process during debugging, is one of the very common task. We can attach the Visual Studio debugger to a running process by navigating from Debug >  Attach to Process (Ctrl+Alt+P) and then select specific process from the Attach to Process dialog box. This could be a repetitive process during the development and debugging of your… Read More »