Microsoft® Visual Studio® Tips

Microsoft® Visual Studio® Tips
Published:October 15, 2008Language:English
Author:Sara FordTechnology:Microsoft Visual Studio 2008
Length:272 PagesISBN 13:9780735626409

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About The BookMaximize your efficiency using hundreds of little-known, timesaving tips for Visual Studio

Unlock the secrets of Visual Studio—learning hundreds of tips and shortcuts for optimizing the editor, search, navigation, windows layouts, and other capabilities. As a member of the Visual Studio Core Team, the author analyzed nearly every feature in the core environment—unearthing the tips and tweaks that streamline work and maximize efficiency. Get practical insights into how IDE features work, and how to quickly adapt them for any programming language.

Accelerate your productivity with Sara’s Top Six Tips—and hundreds more:

  • Avoid accidentally copying blank lines

  • Select only vertical columns of code

  • Cycle through the clipboard to paste multiple elements

  • Use incremental search to find what you are typing

  • Increase your overall environment font size

  • Use tracepoints to log the contents of a variable
  • About Sara FordAs a software design engineer in testing on the Visual Studio Core Team, Sara Ford analyzed nearly every feature of the Visual Studio core environment. In 2007 she began the “Visual Studio Tip of the Day” series on her blog—a tremendously popular feature that became the genesis of this book. Sarah plans to use proceeds from the book to help fund scholarships for residents of her hometown—Waveland, Mississippi—which was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina.
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