Ctrl + T – Find anything in Visual Studio Solution
Fastest way to find files in your visual studio solution. Press this shortcut and start typing the keyword to navigate to your desired file.
Ctrl E + C – Code Cleanup
Ctrl R + R – Rename
The Rename refactoring allows you to rename any symbol, including: namespaces, types, methods, parameters, local variables, properties, fields, and events. It automatically finds and corrects all references to the symbol. The Rename refactoring can be invoked directly from the editor and sometimes from other views (Class View, Object Browser).
Ctrl + Alt + D – Todo explorer
Although nobody likes tech debt but there are instances when on an agile projects few tasks are to be pushed back to the future sprint. In such cases a TODO comments are applied. Re-sharper gives a feature to view such TODO items and a best practice its good to fix the TODO items before a production code is ready. Please this shortcut to view all the TODO items in your solution/project
Alt + Enter + Enter
Shortcut helps to rename the file same as the class name. These instances might come after the file (e.g.: .cs) is created and you decide to change the
Visual Studio 2019 preview been out, changes that comes are-
- Start window
- UI refresh
- Search improvements
- Code cleanup
- Debugger Search
A refreshed start window allows quickly to clone or checkout code or open a project or solution. Open a local folder and create a new project. Are able to open a most recent projects. Microsoft call this as “Start Window Experience” which allows developers to start quickly.
UI refresh – Create New project dialog
Devs are now able to search the project templates quickly and filter as per language, platform and project type.
Search bar is right at the top after the menus. Allows to search items very instantly provides suggestions if anything can be searched online.
Code clean up
Now have a code clean up option can be configured to include fixers and clean up code if for any warnings or errors.
You may change the direction of rule- Tools > Options > Text Editor > Code Style.
I am working on Sitecore 8.2 Helix based architecture. whilst doing a build received error –
MSBuild auto-detection: using msbuild version ‘14.0’ from ‘C:\Program Files (x86)\MSBuild\14.0\bin’
Error parsing solution file… Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation.
Was able to resolve this issue suppose while merging changes the solution was missing the End Project
After adding the “EndProject” was able to parse the solution and build.