Reset the Visual Studio Toolbox

div.codebox {margin: 0px; padding-left: 0.75em; background: #edefff;} div.codebox pre {padding-top: 0.75em; padding-bottom: 0.75em; font-size: 1em;} Ever have a problem where controls disappear from the Toolbox?  For example, I just installed a 3rd party WPF control set, used the controls, closed VS, reopened VS, and they were gone from the Toolbox. How the Toolbox Works At first initialization Visual Studio queries each package installed to see if it provides toolbox controls.  If it does, VS asks for a set of metadata on each control and caches this data.  Then on subsequent loads it uses the cached data (also checks for new … Continue reading Reset the Visual Studio Toolbox

VSTS Enterprise Dev and Test (eDT) Tools Public Chat

Join the Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)’s Enterprise Developer and Test (eDT) Tools team at Microsoft in an online MSDN Chat!  We will be focusing on the tools: Static Code Analysis (FxCop, PREfast), Dynamic Analysis (Profiler, Code Coverage), and Testing (Unit, Manual, Web, Load, etc).  Experts from the development, testing, and program management teams at Microsoft will be available during these two chats to answer questions. When & Where:Wednesday, January 12th, 2005 @ 5:30pm (PST), Add to CalendarThursday, January 13th, 2005 @ 8:00am (PST), Add to CalendarMSDN Chats: http://msdn.microsoft.com/chats – The Enterprise Dev and Test Tools Team