VS 2010 and the Microsoft.VisualStudio.CommandBars.CommandBarPopup interface

October 23, 2009

This is going to be messy, so step by step: Imagine that you are developing an add-in that uses a temporary user interface (not permanent one), and creates a couple of commandbars of kind “toolbar”, and many commandbars of kind “popup” (with submenus). Since it uses a temporary user interface, it must delete those commandbars […]


VS 2010 Beta 2 commandbar-related bugs with fixes on the way

October 23, 2009

If you are testing your add-in with the recently released VS 2010 Beta 2 chances are that you have noticed that the new WPF-based commandbars, buttons and icons are not yet ready for prime time. It seems that my MZ-Tools add-in uses every possible method, property and technique offered by the Microsoft.VisualStudio.CommandBars API so I […]