MZ-Tools Articles Series: HOWTO: Guess if a project configuration is Debug or Release from a Visual Studio add-in or macro

February 29, 2008

Another apparently simple question that uncovers a bug introduced in VS 2005 and 2008. Fortunately the workaround is simple: HOWTO: Guess if a project configuration is Debug or Release from a Visual Studio add-in or macro http://www.mztools.com/articles/2008/MZ2008005.aspx


MZ-Tools Articles Series: BUG: SolutionBuild.Build method builds only one project in Visual Studio add-ins or macros

February 29, 2008

I thought I already posted a blog entry about my last article: BUG: SolutionBuild.Build method builds only one project in Visual Studio add-ins or macros http://www.mztools.com/articles/2008/MZ2008002.aspx but it seems that no, so there it is. Today I was adding another¬†post with more info: Someone posted a question about this in the MSDN forums and I […]


MZ-Tools Articles Series: HOWTO: Use correctly the OnConnection method of a Visual Studio add-in

February 13, 2008

An article for newbies, or maybe not… HOWTO: Use correctly the OnConnection method of a Visual Studio add-in http://www.mztools.com/articles/2008/MZ2008004.aspx


MZ-Tools Articles Series: HOWTO: Detect installed Visual Studio editions, packages or service packs

February 6, 2008

My latest article is about guessing the installed Visual Studio versions (2005, 2008), editions (Std, Prof, Team Edition, Team Suite), packages or service packs, either from a setup program or from a running add-in or package: HOWTO: Detect installed Visual Studio editions, packages or service packs http://www.mztools.com/articles/2008/MZ2008003.aspx