Tag Archives: Visual Studio 2015

VS 2015 – tips and tricks – part 001.

This tutorial show you some of the basic tips and features of the Visual Studio 2015.
First I will provides a succinct overview of the Web programming over Visual Studio 2015.
Just open your Visual Studio and create one Web Site with : File – New – Web Site .
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Then if you want to use C# then use this :
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You can add some new scripts and features by using packages. This will come from NuGet Package Manager.
In the next image I used : Tool
to install the jQuery.
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You can do many things to improve your performance with Visual Studio 2015.
For example use this
and will have one good vertical scroll bar.
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This will map your source code page.
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Also you can split your source code by drag from icon of the bottom of this scroll bar map .
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If you want you can add line numbers into your left of your source code page.
Use this:
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Before to you run your application can put one breakpoint to stop it for debug.
Also you can see your variables using watch options.
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Some short keys can help you to deal with your source code.
For example:
– use Ctr+K and then Ctr+X keys to use snippet into your source code;
– use Ctr+K and then Ctr+C keys to entire selections of your source code;
– use Alt+arrows keys to move your selection of code;
– use Ctr+Q for a quick search and then will find what you need ( ex: search Solution Explorer and will see also the short key : Ctr+Alt+L )

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VS 2015 – fix toolbox with COM components.

Today I will show you how to add COM components to your Visual Studio 2015 toolbox.
In this example I add the Windows Media Player COM component.
To do this you need to use this Right Click – mouse within the Toolbox, and then select Choose Items.

See image:
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After that will see this window and just click on COM Components tab.
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Use your mouse to select Windows Media Player.
If you want to use another COM component or your DLL file then you need to use Browse… button to add it.
This will should be in the Windows\System32 folder…
Now you can see your COM component into Toolbox:
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