The strange case of Add Resource \ New Image menu empty when an add-in is loaded in Visual Studio

June 26, 2009

These days I have been playing a lot with resource images in managed satellite dlls and one thing that I was noticing sporadically was that the Add Resource \ New Image menu on the toolbar of the document window of a resource.resx file was empty, while it should have the typical “Bmp image”, “Png image”, […]


MZ-Tools Articles Series (Updated): HOWTO: Creating custom pictures for Visual Studio .NET add-ins commands, buttons and toolwindows.

June 26, 2009

Recently I have migrated the next version of MZ-Tools for Visual Studio .NET that I am working on from COM-based add-in to XML-based add-in (giving up Visual Studio .NET 2002/2003 support). I tried to do it many months ago but I gave up because moving to XML-based add-in meant also moving from native resource DLL […]