My latest in a series of the weekly, or more often, summary of interesting links I come across related to Visual Studio.
Carlos Quintero posted an excellent summary of resolving Type instances and information from within VS.
This is a nice post on how to incorporate the Subersion revision number in to the assemblyinfo version number when building.
Alexander Brutt posted a VS 2005 project template for creating Sharepoint 2007 Timer Jobs (scheduled tasks that run under Sharepoint). The post also includes a link that explains how to create the actual timer jobs.
The WPF Controls library, Avalon Controls Library on Codeplex, has been updated to v2.
Via DotNetKicks, Windows Vista Controls for .Net version 1.3 released. This is a .Net control library for VS 2008 and windows vista, hosted on CodePlex.
Sara Ford posted a tip on how to stop the toolbox from auto-populating items in your solution. She suggests that this could speed up load time for solutions containing large projects.
The sessions from the recent Mix conference have been posted here. Sessions on ASP.NET MVC and Silverlight 2.0 are included along with many other topics.
Haibo Luo has updated his ILVisualizer debugger visualizer for 2008. This visualizer will show the IL for methods you are debugging. Source code included.
Good stuff from Channel9:
- Scott Guthrie discusses Silverlight 2.0 Beta 1.
- The Silverlight Blueprint for Sharepoint
- Inside IE8 Beta 1 For Developers
- Tips and Tricks with the Interop Forms Toolkit