JScript errors as warnings in Visual Studio 2008 RTM

Now Visual Studio 2008 code named Orcas is out of door with incredible features. The most highly anticipated feature of this release is JScript Authoring Services which includes JavaScript Intellisense and JavaScript Syntax Checking. In the final version of Visual Studio 2008, with default profile settings VS shows all JScript/JavaScript syntax errors as warnings and…


Javascript Intellisense and Coloring Issues in VS 2008 Beta 2

We have come across a couple of installation issues in VS 2008 Beta 2 which broke the new Javascript functionalities in certain scenarios.  While a workaround has already been provided in the online refresh of the ReadMe text, I thought I would also put it down here in case any of you hit the problem….


JScript Syntax Check in Visual Web Developer 2008 Beta2

Visual Web Developer 2008 Beta2 got announced some days back. Lots of authoring enhancement has been made to this release so far as JScript is considered. Sameer already blogged about much better intellisense support in this release. I would like to point out that we also had a brand new support for Syntax Checking with…


JScript Authoring Support in Visual Studio "Orcas" – Part II

Last month, I talked about the new Intellisense for the JScript language.  Well, the March CTP is available for you to check out this feature.  Jeff from the Web Tools team, our partner in implementing this feature, has also published a very nice post that gives an aerial tour of the intellisense features.  That should really get you…


Watch out for JScript Authoring Support in Visual Studio "Orcas" – Part I

Hello, I am Sameer Chabungbam.  For living, I work as a Program Manager in the JScript team at Microsoft.  This team, among other things, has been working for sometime now to incorporate a good design time support for the JScript language in Visual Studio Orcas release.  I would be writing about what we have been…