I'm excited to announce the availability of the Visual Studio 2010 SDK Beta 1!
The Visual Studio 2010 SDK Beta 1 provides the tools and templates necessary to build your own extensions to Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1. The SDK will allow you to create extensions using C#, Visual Basic, or C++ and provides the tools to package up your extension to share on the Visual Studio Gallery.
Once you share your extension, anyone with Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 will be able to see it and download it through our newest feature, the Extension Manager.
What’s in the Beta 1 SDK?
The Visual Studio 2010 SDK contains several new features to help you develop Visual Studio Extensions. The new features include:
What’s after Beta 1?
There’s still work to be done. We are always striving to improve the Visual Studio extension building experience and will be working on the following: