tagged [visual-studio]

Syntax Highlighting VS Addins

Syntax Highlighting VS Addins What tools are out there that compete with this product? [CodeKana](http://www.codekana.com/) I know ReSharper has improved syntax highlighting. Is it comparable to this?

Difference between Goto Definition and Goto Implementation in Visual Studio

Difference between Goto Definition and Goto Implementation in Visual Studio What is the difference between `Go To Definition` and `Go To Implementation` in Visual Studio? Visual Studio 2015 Update 1

How to change Visual Studio 2012,2013 or 2015 License Key?

How to change Visual Studio 2012,2013 or 2015 License Key? I have a Copy of Visual Studio 2012 Pro on my machine with a Serial key that i'm no longer suppose to use because i have to use another one. ...

Visual Studio 2015 diagnostics tool does not support current debugging configuration

Visual Studio 2015 diagnostics tool does not support current debugging configuration After using VS2015 snapshot and profiling tools, I can't seem to get the diagnostics tools to work again. Every pro...

Developing Silverlight in Visual Studio Express?

Developing Silverlight in Visual Studio Express? Can I develop Silverlight applications in Visual Studio express? When I start up Visual C# Express 2008 it doesn't give me any options to create Silver...

Which assemblies conflict in "found conflict between different versions"?

Which assemblies conflict in "found conflict between different versions"? I am getting "found conflict between different versions" from one of my projects. How do I find out which assemblies are actua...

How to use C# 7 with Visual Studio 2015?

How to use C# 7 with Visual Studio 2015? Visual Studio 2017 (15.x) supports C# 7, but what about Visual Studio (14.x)? How can I use C# 7 with it?

How can I use C# 8 with Visual Studio 2017?

How can I use C# 8 with Visual Studio 2017? I'd like to use C# 8.0 (especially ranges and non-nullable reference types) in Visual Studio 2017. Is it possible?

Can Visual Studio editor convert from all-caps to camel case?

Can Visual Studio editor convert from all-caps to camel case? Is there a command or an addin in Visual Studio 2012 that would convert a selected piece of C# source code from `SOME_NAME` to `SomeName`?

15 Apr at 16:43

Visual Studio window which shows list of methods

Visual Studio window which shows list of methods In Visual Studio, is there a window which shows list of methods in the active class? A small window like the Solution Explorer would be great. In Eclip...

18 Jul at 15:36

What version of TLS does my C# program use?

What version of TLS does my C# program use? I develop a C# program in Visual Studio 2013 which communicates with a SOAP webservice. How can I tell which version of TLS my program uses?

What's the default intellisense shortcut in vs2008?

What's the default intellisense shortcut in vs2008? I'd like to open the intelligence window without typing a character and then backspacing it. I can't seem to remember the shortcut for this. What is...

VS2008 Express: How to save as UTF-8 all files by default?

VS2008 Express: How to save as UTF-8 all files by default? Is there any way to make Visual Studio 2008 Express store all the files as UTF-8 by default? Thanks for your time. Best regards.

How do I stop Visual Studio from inserting "object" when I type "new {"

How do I stop Visual Studio from inserting "object" when I type "new {" When editing a C# source file, I type Visual Studio auto-corrects it to Is there a way to stop this behavior?

Move obj folder in Visual Studio 2012

Move obj folder in Visual Studio 2012 Because the path becomes too long (more than 260 characters), I need to create the `obj` folder elsewhere. How can I tell Visual Studio 2012 to create this folder...

23 Jul at 01:25

How do I open a Visual Studio project in design view?

How do I open a Visual Studio project in design view? I saved my project, but now I can't open it up in design view where you see all the buttons and stuff. Visual Studio 2012 Anyone know how?

Zip files after build completes in Visual Studio

Zip files after build completes in Visual Studio I have a requirement where I need to zip some files after I build a solution file. Could this be achieved automatically once I build my project in Rele...

How to fix "Root element is missing." when doing a Visual Studio (VS) Build?

How to fix "Root element is missing." when doing a Visual Studio (VS) Build? How to fix "Root element is missing." when doing a Visual Studio (VS) Build? Any idea what file I should look at in my solu...

How do I start a program with arguments when debugging?

How do I start a program with arguments when debugging? I want to debug a program in Visual Studio 2008. The problem is that it exits if it doesn't get arguments. This is from the main method: ``` if ...

How can I add the MVC 5 project template to VS 2012?

How can I add the MVC 5 project template to VS 2012? I have `Visual Studio 2012` and want to add the `MVC 5` template. How can this be done or it is only available in VS 2013?

Use VS2017 to publish WebAPI , get stuck in `preparing profile`

Use VS2017 to publish WebAPI , get stuck in `preparing profile` Right click project -> publish -> select publish to folder -> publish then got stucked in “preparing profile” . (I'vs waited for 10 mins...

Debugging a dll linked to at runtime

Debugging a dll linked to at runtime For modularity, I am linking to a dll in my solution at runtime rather than compile time to allow for me to update it independently. When I place breakpoints in th...

how to navigate to pasted stack trace visual-studio

how to navigate to pasted stack trace visual-studio I remember I used to navigate to pasted stack trace by clicking `ctrl + E + T` is it a resharper utility? What's the build in equivalent for visual ...

Visual Studio Text Editor Extension

Visual Studio Text Editor Extension I am trying to get started in Visual Studio (2010) extensions and I am having a hard time finding the right materials. I have the SDK, but the included samples seem...

How to throw an exception during debugging session in VS2010

How to throw an exception during debugging session in VS2010 I have a small issue. Sometimes when I debug an application I want to simulate during the debug session an exception thrown from a method, ...