<a href=”http://weblogs.asp.net/shaykatc” target=_blank>Shaykat</a>, a PM on the C# Team, has been posting some great tips on VS.NET 2003 so I thought I would collect them here for your linking pleasure;

  • <a href=”http://weblogs.asp.net/shaykatc/archive/2004/02/13/72703.aspx” target=_blank>Tip #1: Stop the solution explorer flashiness when opening a project!</a>
    • <a href=”http://weblogs.asp.net/shaykatc/archive/2004/02/18/75736.aspx” target=_blank>Tip #2: Macros</a>
      • <a href=”http://weblogs.asp.net/shaykatc/archive/2004/02/20/77214.aspx” target=_blank>Tip #3: View exception information with $exception</a>
        • <a href=”http://weblogs.asp.net/shaykatc/archive/2004/02/27/81117.aspx” target=_blank>Tip #4: Demo better with the toolbox and task list</a>
          • <a href=”http://weblogs.asp.net/shaykatc/archive/2004/03/01/82455.aspx” target=_blank>Tip #5: Intellisense in the immediate window</a>
            • <a href=”http://weblogs.asp.net/shaykatc/archive/2004/03/04/83993.aspx” target=_blank>Tip #6: Keyboard Shortcuts</a>
              • <a href=”http://weblogs.asp.net/shaykatc/archive/2004/03/10/87582.aspx” target=_blank>Tip #7: Implementing interface stubs automatically</a> </ul> If you liked these tips, you can view them all and watch for any future ones by tracking <a href=”http://weblogs.asp.net/shaykatc/category/3661.aspx” target=_blank>the Visual Studio 2003 Tips category</a> <a href=”http://weblogs.asp.net/shaykatc/category/3661.aspx/rss” target=_blank><img src=”http://msdn.microsoft.com/nodehomes/graphics/rss_button.gif” border=0></a> from Shaykat’s blog.

              [Note: Some of these apply to Visual Studio in general, and therefore include C# and VB development, but some are specific to C#…. sorry!]


              [Via Code/Tea/Etc…] anything that helps me get around VS.net and make me more productive is handy. using this a lot more now in work cause of ASP.NET, standard ASP (really nice editor), etc.