This post discuss about new features in Web Essentials extension and Image optimizer which helps developers to write web applications faster. A new extension CSSCop which is a FXCop for style sheets. You can download the Web Essentials for Visual Studio 2010 here. The CSSCop can be download from here. Download link for Image Optimizer is here. You can read my previous post on Web Standards...
Visual Studio Achievements
What is Visual Studio Achievements? Gamification is an idea behind Visual Studio Achievements. Visual Studio is a powerful tool and it contains many features which you may not know about it. Visual Studio Achievement is something you earn when you unlock the Visual Studio feature. It is an add-in to Visual Studio and works with Visual Studio 2010 professional and above. If you are having a...
Web Standards Update for Visual Studio 2010 Editor
Web Standards Update for Visual Studio 2010 SP1, which provides HTML5 and CSS3 support. Microsoft team said Visual Studio next version have better support for HTML5. This update gives you HTML5 Intellisense and fixes some bugs in SP1 support for HTML5. CSS3 intellisense on latest specification from W3C. Download Web Standards Update for Visual Studio 2010 Editor Please note this is not an...
Heterogeneous Development using Visual Studio 2010
Your organization might have .NET and Java developers working on different platforms to develop the applications. Each development team might have been using different processes to develop the application. With this separation, Organisations have no end-to-end visibility on the development efforts. With Visual Studio 2010 this separation become a thing of past. Visual Studio 2010 ultimate...
Creating Code UI Tests in Visual Studio 2010
This post discusses about creating a test case for windows application in both Microsoft Test Manager and using a Code UI Test in Visual Studio 2010. It also discuss about editing a Code UI test by adding assertions into the UI map using UI controller.
1. Before creating test case we will create small windows application notepad.
WCF Services in Windows Azure
What is Windows Azure? Windows Azure provides developers computation power storage and can scale web applications on internet through Microsoft Datacenters. Developers can use Azure platform to build WCF service application using their existing Visual Studio 2010 expertise. Windows Azure supports the protocols and formats including SOAP, REST and XML. This post discuss about creating a...
1. Create an empty SharePoint 2010 project as shown below
Using Microsoft Visual Studio Scrum template in TFS
This post defines the SCRUM and discusses how to use SCRUM Template 1.0 to manage projects in Visual Studio 2010 Team Foundation Server. You can develop the enterprise projects using SCRUM framework which is based on Agile development methodology.
What is SCRUM?
SCRUM is an iterative framework for project management and agile software development.
Visual Studio 2010 Tips and Tricks
This post discusses about tips and tricks in Visual Studio 2010 which helps developers to write the code faster and make their life easier in day to day work much better. Especially you need these tips when you are concurrently working on two many projects. Let us group these tips and tricks 1. IntelliSense Filtering IntelliSense options are filtered in Visual Studio 2010 let us take an example...
Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 IDE next version features
This post discuss about new IDE features that microsoft planned for next version of Visual Studio. These features improves the developer experience by simplifying the environment and streamlining the common tasks. Let us take a specific example finding a word in file as shown in below