Visual Studio 2017 Tools for Azure Functions

Today we’re pleased to announce the release of the first preview of Visual Studio 2017 Tools for Azure Functions. This preview introduces some exciting changes over our previous release. Beyond bringing support for Visual Studio 2017, this release: Enables creating pre-compiled C# functions that bring better cold start performance than script based functions, and opens… Read more

Five Visual Studio 2017 Extensions for Web Developers

You’ve downloaded and installed Visual Studio 2017, and it’s a great improvement over previous versions.  Now what?  How can you make your web development experience better?  In this article, we will recommend five Visual Studio extensions that will make your day-to-day tasks easier and even more enjoyable. Razor Language Service When you’re building ASP.NET Core… Read more

Client-side debugging of ASP.NET projects in Google Chrome

Updated 2017/1/3 – Setting to control script debugging added. See below. Visual Studio 2017 RC now supports client-side debugging of both JavaScript and TypeScript in Google Chrome. For years, it has been possible to debug both the backend .NET code and the client-side JavaScript code running in Internet Explorer at the same time. Unfortunately, the… Read more