The VSX Team Blog Is Moving!

We aren’t going away — we’re just moving to a better home. To give you even more news, articles, and walkthroughs on Visual Studio, the VSX Team blog is moving to become part of The Visual Studio Blog.  As part of The Visual Studio Blog, we’ll be joining the rest of the Visual Studio Platform…

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Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 and the Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 SDK are available on the download center!

The Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 bits went live this morning for everyone! You can get access to all our Beta 2 products from the following website: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/vstudio/dd582936.aspx The SDK is also available from that location.  Start using it and we’re looking forward to seeing your extensions on the Visual Studio Gallery.  

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Announcing Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2

Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 just released moments ago! After taking a lot of feedback, suggestions, and fixing a ton of bugs, along with improving the performance, we just released a solid Beta 2. MSDN subscribers will be able to download Beta 2 today and on Wednesday, it will be available for general download on the…

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Visual Studio 2010 SDK Beta 2 Readme

Visual Studio 2010 SDK Beta 2 Supplemental Readme The Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 Documentation is available here. The DSL Tools for Beta 2 is available here. This posting contains additional readme and known issues about the Visual Studio 2010 SDK Beta 2 release.  These are in addition to the known issues that were included…

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How do I convert my Beta 1 VSIX manifest to Beta 2?

We received a lot of feedback from the community and other developers about the Extension Manager VSIX manifest and made some changes in Beta 2.  Some of the changes included: Making the schema less strict so elements don’t need to be in a particular order Following XML standard casing Clearing up ambiguity about supported VS…

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New Editor Samples for Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1

Chris Granger, one of our Visual Studio Editor Program Managers just posted some more Editor goodies on code gallery. Here’s a quick wrap up of the samples and walkthrough that just got posted: Editor Extension Hands On Lab This lab takes you through the end to end scenario of creating and editor extension, by building…

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How do I create and share a template on the Visual Studio Gallery?

One of the questions we’ve been getting from developers is, “How do I build a project or item template?”  Our Dev lead, Pedro Silva put together four great blogs on how to create, build, and share your template on the Visual Studio Gallery. Creating an Item Template: Part 1  Part 2 Part 3 Addendum The blog posts…

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Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 SDK Documentation is now available!

The Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 SDK documentation just got released!  You can access it from here: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb166441(VS.100).aspx   There’s still a lot more to cover but this set of docs will get you started with what’s changed in VS 2010.  The team will also continue to blog on this site and our own personal blogs…

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Tangible T4 Editor for VS 2010 Beta 2

The Tangible T4 Editor is now available for VS 2010 Beta 2.  Try out the T4 Editor when working with your VS 2010 DSLs.  You can download the T4 Editor from the Visual Studio Gallery or look for it in the Extension Manager Online tab.

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Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 DSL SDK Beta1 is now available!

The Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 DSL SDK Beta1 has just shipped and is available for download! If you’re interested in Domain Specific Languages and want to use tools to build your own DSLs, download it and try it out.  You will need the Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 bits and the Visual Studio 2010 SDK…

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