MZ-Tools Articles Series: HOWTO: Add an error with navigation to the Error List from a Visual Studio add-in

August 13, 2008

It is conspicuous that the EnvDTE80.ErrorItems collection introduced by VS 2005 lacks an Add method to add errors to the ErrorList, so it was a common belief, apparently even within Microsoft and also mine until recently that only SDK packages can add errors to the ErrorList. There is good news: there is not only one […]


MZ-Tools Articles Series: HOWTO: Get an OutputWindowPane to output some string from a Visual Studio add-in or macro

August 13, 2008

To deal with international versions of Visual Studio and other Microsoft products (such as Office) has always been tricky. I think to remember that many years ago some version of Excel went as far as localizing the VBA statements (or macro language before VBA, not sure now), so while in English you had: For i […]