#VisualStudio Weekly 20150907 – The Best New Visual Studio Content of the Past Week

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Here is a roundup of Visual Studio content from this past week ordered by their social sharing volume.  I manually gather the most shared Visual Studio content in Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn.

“Keep Track of your active file inside Solution Explorer – A Quick Visual Studio Tip”
While working in a large Visual Studio Solution with several numbers of projects, keeping track of currently active / working file is difficult. Tracking this will help us to understand where we are on the solution or which layer we are currently working on. If we can’t track it automatically, we have to scroll through entire solution explorer to find out the files or search for specific file inside solution explorer.

Publish date: 9/2/2015
Social sharing volume in the past week:
10 16 0 1

Visual Studio 2015 – The name “MapControl” does not exist in the namespace “using:Windows.UI.Xaml.Controls.Maps”
I got this error when trying to open the Universal Windows Apps MapsControl sample project in Visual Studio 2015 . When I build the project and run it on Windows Mobile 10 emulator , it would work fine . But the designer the the error “Invalid Markup”.

Publish date: 9/2/2015
Social sharing volume in the past week:
2 2 0 1

“Design time preview for your multi devices apps in Visual Studio 2015”
The Universal Windows Platform project templates for Visual Studio 2015, allows us to create and run app on a  Windows 10 Phone Devices,  Windows 10 Desktop / Tables, on an Xbox or even on an IoT devices. When we develop an app in Visual Studio which is targeted for multiple devices, we can take help of  List of Device Preview menu to see how your XAML based UI will render on various devices and screen sizes.

Publish date: 9/3/2015
Social sharing volume in the past week:
2 1 0 1

“Visuals Associate Producer – Confidential – Studio City”

Publish date: 9/4/2015
Social sharing volume in the past week:
1 1 0 2

“How to temporarily disable or turn off ReSharper in Visual Studio 2015 ?”
ReSharper is one of the popular productivity tool for the .NET Developers which provides some fantastic functionalities.

Publish date: 9/2/2015
Social sharing volume in the past week:
1 1 0 1

“Upcoming features in PowerShell Tools for Visual Studio”
Windows Forms Support for PowerShell, PowerShell Command Explorer

Publish date: 9/1/2015
Social sharing volume in the past week:
18 14 0 0

“Microsoft ASP.NET and Web Tools 2015 (Beta6) – Visual Studio 2015”
This download contains the Beta 6 release of the .NET Version Manager and an update to Visual Studio 2015 for ASP.NET 5 Beta 6

Publish date: 9/1/2015
Social sharing volume in the past week:
2 0 0 1

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