VS 11: Target framework combobox now in "Application" section of VB.NET Project Properties

March 8, 2012

Since Visual Studio 2008 introduced multi-targeting .NET Framework, one weird thing of VB.NET projects was that to change the .NET Framework of a VB.NET application you had to go to the project properties window, “Compile” section (whose settings depend on the Configuration and Platform!), click the “Advanced Compiled Options…” and then you had a “Target […]


MZ-Tools Articles Series: BUG: Inconsistent behavior of EnvDTE80.Events2.WindowVisibilityEvents from a Visual Studio add-in

March 8, 2012

A reader of my article: HOWTO: Detect when a Visual Studio toolwindow is shown or hidden. http://www.mztools.com/articles/2011/MZ2011010.aspx pointed me to an inconsistent behavior of the EnvDTE80.Events2.WindowVisibilityEvents in one case, so I have investigated all the cases and I have documented all the inconsistent behaviors (which are a lot in several VS versions) in a new […]