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  • Blog Post: A Few of My Favorite Things...in Visual Studio 2010

    Since my last post I've switched from Visual Studio 2008/.Net 3.5 to VS 2010/.Net 4.0 for most of my day-to-day work. I haven't had time to explore them thoroughly, but there are a couple of things that I really like. The first is that optional parameters have been added to C#. There haven't been...
  • Blog Post: AssemblyFileVersionAttribute and AssemblyVersionAttribute: A subtle difference

    The AssemblyInfo.cs file generated by Visual Studio contains the following lines: // Version information for an assembly consists of the // following four values: // // Major Version // Minor Version // Build Number // Revision // // You can specify all the values or you can default the Build // and...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Tip of the Day

    I want to give a quick shout-out to Sara Ford and Zain Naboulsi for their great Visual Studio tips. If you use VS in your day-to-day work, you owe it to yourself to browse these blogs: there's sure to be a thing or five that will save you time and effort. I believe there are about 400 tips at present...
  • Blog Post: Poor Man's Guide Lines for Visual Studio's Windows Forms Editor

    The custom control I've been working on required drawing custom shapes on each side of the control. The shapes needed to be the same size and I was sure that one was a couple of pixels shorter than the other, but it was difficult to tell with the naked eye. I was wishing that the WinForms editor in VS...
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