Category Archives: Visual Studio 2015

Executing C# Scripts from Command Line or C# Interactive Windows in Visual Studio

By | January 14, 2016

C# Script files is similar like other script files that contain a piece of C# code and can execute and returns the results.  As I said it is only piece of code – you really don’t have to have like a class  or method to get the result. The C# script file (CSX) file is  it’s own container… Read More »

Command Line C# Interactive Script Execution for Visual Studio

By | January 13, 2016

In the previous post we discussed about Use C# Interactive Window for your coding experiment in Visual Studio 2015 . What about using the similar coding experiment without opening Visual Studio ?  Well, If you don’t want to open Visual Studio and still want to play around with C# code, execute some test code,   or run a script… Read More »

Use C# Interactive Window for your coding experiment in Visual Studio 2015

By | January 12, 2016

The Interactive Window in Visual Studio is a great utility to play around the code, language features, API’s and other .NET framework features. It is a REPL  (Read–eval–print loop) that provides us an environment for live coding and evaluate expression or code snippet based on our inputs. The Interactive Window also support features like IntelliSense, syntax highlighting and… Read More »

Integrated Application Insights Search within Visual Studio 2015

By | December 2, 2015

Couple of weeks back I posted about Searching Application Insights Data inside Visual Studio 2015, where you have seen how the new Application Insights search experience inside Visual Studio.  The new search features was introduced with Visual Studio 2015 Update 1 RC and with the release final Update 1, you will find lot of improvement and enhancement .… Read More »

Searching Application Insights Data inside Visual Studio 2015

By | October 31, 2015

If you are using the Application Insights, you must be familiar with searching Application Insights data inside Azure Portal.  In this case, whenever you want to search some telemetry data for your application, you must have navigated to Azure Portal, then select the specific Application Insights and then use the search option to find out any specific set of… Read More »

How to Install a local sources NuGet package or a Prerelease package in Visual Studio 2015 ?

By | October 27, 2015

By default NuGet packages gets downloaded from the public feed of Nuget Package Source ( ). However, there could  be some scenarios, where you want to use some of your company’s internal NuGet Packages or some prerelease version of package. If you search them  by just using adding nuget package, you won’t be able to get them.… Read More »

Improving App’s performance using compile time binding in Universal Windows App.

By | October 19, 2015

Windows 10 Universal Apps has come up with a new binding approach called compile time binding (x:Bind) where the property gets bind to the UIElement during compile time. In previous versions of windows Apps, the binding occurs during the runtime and its completely based on the reflections. This caused the reduction in apps performance. lets see in detail… Read More »