Known bugs in the new CommandBars of VS 2010 Beta 1

June 5, 2009

VS 2010 is changing the commandbars from the COM-based ones borrowed from Office to new WPF (.NET) ones, and the Beta 1 is the first public release showing this. The change is still under construction. For example, the “Tools”, “Customize…” menu is disabled for Beta 1 and you can’t change by hand (you can programmatically) […]


Interesting, challenging times regarding Visual Studio extensibility

June 5, 2009

If you have read about and played with Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1, you will have notice that we are under a major change, not so breaking in the external shell but internally. Visual Studio was born as a native, COM-based, C++ application and it seems that it has started a journey of several years […]