Visual Studio VSX Developer help links

The following are some of the links that one of our good fellow developers had compiled during his period of work here with us.

Ordering the options page

=========> Set the Reg Key - Sort

[$RootKey$\ToolsOptionsPages\AVR Toolchain\GCC 8-Bit]

"Sort"=dword:00000000

[$RootKey$\ToolsOptionsPages\AVR Toolchain\GCC 32-Bit]

"Sort"=dword:00000001

[$RootKey$\ToolsOptionsPages\AVR Toolchain\Assembler]

"Sort"=dword:00000002


Show All Files in the project

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/vsx/thread/3a2fea6a-9173-4f48-97ec-507c8b8b28df


Get all the configurations!

Dim proj As Project = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1)

        For Each confname As String In proj.ConfigurationManager.ConfigurationRowNames

           Dim conf As Configuration = proj.ConfigurationManager.ConfigurationRow(confname)

            '' do your logical on the configuration.

        Next


Miscellaneous Files folder in the project

 

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/forums/en-us/vsx/thread/5CBFD21D-44BA-48C8-9ED5-05B2F3CBF2E2


F1 help on Tools options page

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/forums/en-us/vsx/thread/1381AEDE-8FDD-4F38-8766-7DFD1444D363


Project properties Help

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/br/vsx/thread/697291ba-855a-4bce-acf7-ccc1ab5baa58


http://support.atmel.no/bin/customer.exe?=&action=viewKbEntry&id=677

About EEPROM in Assembler projects.


http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/vsx/thread/fef208e7-b79d-4a0c-94fe-e6861196e1f5

Change the text in Status Bar and its icon


http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/vsx/thread/9b6010ce-5811-4411-b8dc-69fc796d2d1e/

Output to errorlist


string unformattedXml = "<?xml version=\"1.0\"?><book><author>Lewis, C.S.</author><title>The Four Loves</title></book>";

string formattedXml = XElement.Parse(unformattedXml).ToString();

Console.WriteLine(formattedXml);

Format a string as XML...........


Invisible build output pane:

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/vsx/thread/717ed2f2-3dbe-4992-94f9-a2ef08e6f164


Options Page; Environment Node properties:

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms165643.aspx

HOWTO: Getting properties from the DTE.Properties collection of Visual Studio .NET.

http://www.mztools.com/articles/2005/MZ2005008.aspx


Get the return value of a thread callig method:

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/csharplanguage/thread/c43c0cce-491a-4ddb-9012-69929fab8e5e/


Force a project to Unload and Reload

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/vsx/thread/49f69447-951a-4a9c-9c69-9a821f2a367c


http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/forums/en-us/vsx/thread/E24A7146-5C41-49AE-A8B0-372EC5718D95

Set as Main


http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/vsx/thread/2b0cf6d8-d0f4-498b-97ec-d6599800af2c

Add frm file


Get current selected Project Item in the Solution Explorer

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/vsx/thread/27342bf3-672b-455d-8155-3883ea3e0928/


http://www.mztools.com/articles/2006/mz2006004.aspx

Navigate files in the Solution


http://www.bitsbyta.com/2011/01/lock-and-unlock-folder-cnet.html

  => Lock and Unlock a folder


Capture Save, Close event - Opened document

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/is/vsx/thread/03a0db03-061f-41e1-8c20-3897e682b675


Package GUIDs for Visual Studio Features

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd891106.aspx


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