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Every programmer needs a way to know what is happening with his application. What would you give to know what is wrong? Use a logger!
Visual Studio 6 macros for auto implementing methods and cleaning up autogenerated code.
This add-in shows a standard ColorSelect dialog box and forms text that looks like an RGB-macro string (RGB(100, 120, 130)). (The article, addin, and source code were updated.)
This article shows you how to create syntax coloring for user-defined keywords'—for C++ files only.
Although Visual Studio provides a visual class browser, it's absolutely unusable because it's only updated on a compiler run, doesn't show inheritance, and last but not least, shows all classes of the project in a single tree. Learn how to create five different styles of browsers: Outline, Hierarchy, Type, Method, and a Workspace/File Browser. (The article and source code were updated.)
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