Tag | VS2008 Posts

I was just about to blog about this, then I found this post while scanning the asp.net feed. Guy Barrette does a great job of summarising it. If your in a rush, the home page is: http://blogs.msdn.com/sourc... and you can download it from here: http://code.msdn.microsoft.... While in the link mode; I spotted this at the same time on Charlie Calvert's blog a quick list of keyboard shortcuts for VS2008 Technorati Tags: Microsoft Source ...
Brian Randell just posted about the new Demo VPC being available for download. This version will expire December 31, 2008. This virtual machine is running Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition, SP2. It contains a full installation of Team Foundation Server 2008, Team Build 2008, Team Explorer 2008, Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Suite and all necessary prerequisites. In addition, it has been updated with Office 2007 SP1, current Windows Updates as of March 25, 2008, and the December Release ...
Dated: March/2008 Yes as saddening that sounds, it seems it is true. Having a bit of slack time and not being able to give VS2008 a whirl earlier due to project pressures, I broke it out today all eager to gauge what elegance this IDE brings, specially since I had the need to write a test WebPart. Out of instinct I went File -> New Project -> *hold up where is the SharePoint Category. So then me thinks ah! its not built in to the product, maybe another extension for Visual Studio. So googled ...
AJ pointed out that registration was open for the Visual Studio 2008 / Windows Server 2008 launch event. Here is the registration site for Canada launch events. http://www.microsoft.com/ca... The theme for the launch is 'heroes happen {here}.' I'd like to point out the clever use of 'squiggly brackets' to my friend ET who as a VB developer despises them :) Technorati Tags: VS2008,launch event,squiggly brackets ...
Brian Harry recently announced the availability of Team System Web Access 2008. This is great news as TSWA is a great tool for those non-developers in your project that need to access workitems or look at files stored in version control. Technorati Tags: VS2008,TSWA,TFS ...
Hey all, I've seen a few things going around about this so I'd like to put in my .02c too. When opening a VS2005 solution in VS2008 their will be an upgrade wizard that will show up. If you go through the wizard and 'upgrade' the solution/project here is what happens: at the top of solution you just opened the first line will change from Microsoft Visual Studio Solution File, Format Version 9.00 to Microsoft Visual Studio Solution File, Format Version 10.00 That's it, nothing else gets change and ...