Visual Studio Tips and Tricks

We all learn new technologies from time to time. Coders/programmers (choose your term :)) spend most of the time in Visual Studio, yet very few try to get faster with Visual Studio. Visual Studio is a lethal weapon for the developers which can do magic, only if they know how to use it to the…

Getting Started with Windows Azure

“Windows Azure is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy and manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters. You can build applications using any language, tool or framework. And you can integrate your public cloud applications with your existing IT environment.” – (Source: http://www.windowsazure.com/en-us/overview/what-is-windows-azure/) This post is written considering any…

Clear Visual Studio Recent Project List

Do you create/open a lot of Visual Studio Projects to try out/learn things? Then your Recent Projects List in Visual Studio start page might always be filled with unnecessary/non-existent projects. Such recent list makes difficult finding the one we actually need from the recent list. One way to clear that list, probably what most of the…

Debugging Visual Studio Add-Ins

When a new Visual Studio Add-In project is created, it can be easily debugged just like any other project using F5 Key. But there are a few complications in debugging when a few factors change. I was working on a Visual Studio Add-In. Suddenly I was unable to debug the Add-In project. Then after some investigation I…