Category Archives: Visual Studio

Exclude Project from Visual Studio Team Services(VSTS) Build Definition

By | March 14, 2018

You can exclude project from Visual Studio Team Services build definition if required. You might want to exclude a specific project that breaks your build, or you don’t want a specific project to build as part of your release process for some time. You may be facing some build issues due to that project which you want to… Read More »

Configure Continuous Delivery(CD) to Azure right from the Visual Studio

By | March 12, 2018

Over the last few posts, we have discussed several ways of setting up Continuous Integration(CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) pipeline for build and release lifecycle. We have seen how we can leverage Azure DevOps Project to set up everything we need for develop, deploy and monitor a solution. We have also explored, how to configure the Continuous Delivery(CD)… Read More »

Quickly connect Azure Cosmos DB with your applications using Visual Studio Connected Services

By | February 21, 2018

Visual Studio Connected Services for Cosmos DB enables developers to easily connect and integrate with Cosmos DB. We have seen several connected services including Application Insights, Azure Storage and also for Mobile services. Similarly, you can connect Azure Cosmos DB accounts from Visual Studio using the Visual Studio Connected Services for Cosmos DB. Visual Studio Connected Services allows adding… Read More »

Get the most out of Output Window in Visual Studio

By | January 19, 2018

The Visual Studio Output window displays status messages for various features within IDE include build errors, compilation error, project configuration information, which occur when a project is compiled. This window is very much important to see what your application is doing during the build and further using those logs for troubleshooting. Apart from just reading the logs and… Read More »

Did you know – Now you can duplicate Line of Code without losing your clipboard content within Visual Studio?

By | January 12, 2018

The recent release of Visual Studio 2017 Preview version introduced a very small but useful feature – Duplicate Line of Code. Until now If we need to duplicate a line, we need to follow the standard copy & paste flow. With that, we lose the previous clipboard content. Now, Visual Studio allows us to quickly duplicate a line… Read More »