Menu: Tools –> Options –> Environment –> Task List –> Task list options
This next tip only applies to items in the Task List that are part of the “Comments” and “Shortcuts” areas:
Normally, an item in the Task List doesn’t have the full path:
You can enable the full path by going to Tools –> Options –> Environment –> Task List –> Task list options and turning off “Hide full file paths”:
Now you will see the full file path in the Task List:
The obvious question is: Why you would want to do this? The most obvious reason is if you have comments and/or shortcuts that are the same text and in file names that are the same but in different solutions.