Using the Find/Command Box Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard:  CTRL + D (find); CTRL + G (go to line); CTRL + SHIFT + G (go to line); F9 Command:  Edit.GoToFindCombo; Edit.GoTo; Edit.OpenFile; Debug.ToggleBreakpoint Versions:  2008,2010 Published:  9/26/2010 Code:  vstipFind0019   Make sure to check out the Windows Phone Developer Portal!   We have looked at the Find / Command box in a variety…


Understanding Commands: Running Commands

Keyboard:  CTRL + ALT + A (command window); CTRL + ALT + I (immediate window); CTRL + D (find combo box); CTRL + / (find combo with command) Menu:  View -> Other Windows -> Command Window; Debug -> Windows -> Immediate Window; Command:  View.CommandWindow; Debug.Immediate;Edit.GoToFindCombo;Tools.GoToCommandLine Versions:  2008,2010 Published:  8/11/2010 Code:  vstipTool0070   Folks I want…


Using the Go To Find Combo Box

Keyboard:  CTRL + DCommand:  Edit.GoToFindComboVersions:  2008,2010Published:  6/16/2010Code:  vstipFind0009   While it tends to get ignored sometimes, the Go To Find Combo box is actually quite useful:   As you may recall, it can be used as a quick way to use “Go To” without any dialogs popping up.  Just press CTRL + D to get…

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Go To a Line Without Using the Go To Line Dialog

Keyboard:  CTRL + D [find combo box]; CTRL + G [goto line]; ESC [focus back to the editor]Command:  Edit.GoTo [line number]Versions:  2008,2010Published:  6/2/2010Code:  vstipEdit0067   This tip is for those who don’t like dialog boxes popping up all the time in their face.  You can execute the GoTo command without invoking the Go To Line…

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