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Generating Properties Using the prop Snippet in Visual Studio 2013

Saw a very cool way to generate properties in C# code from the //build conference, just by typing the word prop, but I didn’t know what key to press after the typing prop. I tried TAB and ENTER but they

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Visual Studio 2013 Preview Available for Download

Visual Studio 2013 Preview is now available for download. You can download it from here. http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/eng#2013-downloads You might as well get the Ultimate version for now to try it out although you may need to uninstall and reinstall if you

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Visual Studio 2012 Update 2 Available

Update 2 for Visual Studio came out yesterday and it is available for download. It has a load of new features and changes and bug fixes. I’ll highlight some of the new features. Switching Between Projects Switching between projects is

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SSIS 2012 Package Editing using Visual Studio 2012

When attempting to open an SSIS package created by Sql Server Data Tools from the Sql Server 2012 install, using Visual Studio 2012, the text (incompatible) appears beside the project name and the package icon appears with a blue circle

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Viewing Whitespace in Visual Studio

Use Edit -> Advanced -> View White Space or (CTRL + R, CTRL + W) according to http://blogs.msdn.com/b/zainnab/archive/2012/06/05/9990405.aspx

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