Visual Studio Gallery

 I just came across the new Visual Studio Gallery site, which is a new showcase for products and extensions for Visual Studio. The gallery looks like it is mostly going to be focused on Visual Studio 2008, but there is a lot of content for VS2005 and earlier. The... [Read More]

South Florida Code Camp

The South Florida Code Camp was today and there were around 600 people who showed up. I moderated a round-table discussion on code style and standards and presented an in-depth talk on memory management in .NET. For those who attended either one of my sessions (or just want to take... [Read More]

MSBuildContrib January Release

I have just uploaded a new release of MSBuildContrib which brings the current list of tasks to: NAnt/NAntContrib Task MSBuildContrib Task Status Description attrib Attrib Complete Changes the file attributes of a file or set of files and directories. ... [Read More]

FxCop Rules

Earlier this month, the Code Analysis Team talked about which code analysis rules shipped in what version of Visual Studio and FxCop. There is a great spreadsheet that shows all of the rules and in which versions they are available. Here is the list of rules that are... [Read More]

Debugging the .NET Framework Library Source Code

A while ago, I talked about Microsoft releasing the source code for the .NET Framework in order for you to debug it through Visual Studio 2008. Just a few days ago, it was finally released. Shawn Burke has an excellent and detailed post explaining how to set this... [Read More]