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  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2010 Survey

    We want to hear from you about how Visual Studio 2010 is working for you so far: "It's been just over 6 months since we launched Visual Studio 2010 in April. I hope you've been busy digging in and taking VS out for a spin. Your feedback was invaluable to us as we were building VS - thank you!...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2010 is now available!

    As Soma announced on his blog this morning, Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 have just launched!  The Visual Studio team has been working on this release for more than two years and we’re extremely proud to announce the availability of the final RTM build! MSDN Subscribers can download Visual...
  • Blog Post: Tips and Tricks: Visual Studio 2010 Image Library

    I was in the middle of creating UI mockups for some extensions I’ve been working on and realized that I needed some icons to polish off the sketch.  Sure, I could have just grabbed a screenshot of VS, opened up my favorite image editor , and pulled out the icon that I needed…but what if my “perfect...
  • Blog Post: Tips and Tricks: Quickly Closing Documents

    In VS 2010, we made a design decision to move the “X” from the right side of the Tab Well to within each tab. Before (VS 2008) After (VS 2010) The majority of feedback around this change was positive, but, as with most UI changes, there has been a vocal group that preferred the older placement...
  • Blog Post: Tips and Tricks: Clipboard Ring and Toolbox Snippets

    I was spending some time responding to Connect bugs the other day when I ran across this suggestion : “It would be nice to have a clip board history window that could be next to the control toolbox as a nice utility window. (Often in presentations I see Microsoft presenters using a custom clipboard...
  • Blog Post: CodeBlog: Writing a Blogging Extension for Visual Studio 2010

    Have you ever wanted to quickly share a code sample to Twitter or your blog without leaving Visual Studio? Steve Apiki walks through how to create an extension for Visual Studio 2010 that does just that. Walkthrough: http://www.devx.com/VS_2010/Article/44073 His walkthrough touches on a number...
  • Blog Post: CodeCast Interview: VS 2010 Shell with Weston Hutchins

    Ken Levy and I sat down last week to chat about the new VS 2010 IDE and some of the great features we’ve added for this release. From the CodeCast site : “In this episode of CodeCast, Ken Levy interviews Weston Hutchins, program manager on the Visual Studio Shell team (team responsible for the core IDE...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2010 Release Candidate Now Available!

    If you haven’t read the news on other notable MSDN blogs , I’m pleased to announce that the Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 Release Candidates are now available for download ! Currently the downloads are only available to MSDN subscribers, but they will be released to the public this Wednesday...
  • Blog Post: Announcement: Unpublishing Extensions from Beta 2 to RC

    UPDATE 2/8 : I forgot to mention a change to the VSIX file format in the Release Candidate that might impact your extensions. The valid <Edition> values (under <SupportedProducts>) have been updated to better reflect our SKU branding. The only valid values for RC and RTM are: IntegratedShell...
  • Blog Post: Tips and Tricks: Ctrl+E to Search in New Project Dialog and Extension Manager

    Here’s a quick tip of the day for anyone who wants to quickly use the new search feature of the New Project Dialog and the Extension Manager. You can press Ctrl+E to quickly set focus to the search box. Did you know that this same keyboard shortcut also works in Windows Explorer, IE and other applications...
  • Blog Post: Developer Tools Ecosystem Summit Videos Now Available!

    Video recordings of the talks that were given at the 2009 Developer Tools Ecosystem Summit have just been posted on Channel 9. There are some great talks on topics ranging from VSX basics, to the extending the new Editor, to deploying and sharing your extensions on the Visual Studio Gallery . Check them...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming VS Platform MSDN Webcasts

    [Update: The Introduction to Visual Studio 2010 Extensibility has been moved to 12/16 @ 10 a.m. Please update your calendars to reflect this change.] I wanted to announce two upcoming MSDN Webcasts that will be presented by Visual Studio Platform PMs, Weston Hutchins and Chris Granger. Both of these...
  • Blog Post: How to Fix “The application cannot start” Error

    Weston Hutchins – Program Manager, Visual Studio Shell Team Short Bio : I started at Microsoft as an intern in 2005 and have been working in Visual Studio ever since. I’m currently a PM on the VS Shell Team. No, not the “ Isolated ” or “ Integrated ” Shell, but the core VS IDE – it’s UI and services...
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