Archive for the ‘Coding Helpers’ Category

Coding Helpers – Smart Enter

October 12th, 2010 Comments off

Smart Enter is intended to improve the usability of the Enter key while coding in the editor. If the feature is enabled and the Enter key is pressed, it moves the editor text caret to the next code line (starting it with the same amount of white space on the current line and adding a line statement terminator to the end of the current line if it doesn’t exist (.e.g semi-colon in CSharp) or inside of a code block, leaving the characters to the right of the source caret location at their initial position. It is activated if the character to the right of the current caret position is one of the following:

  • ] (closing bracket)
  • ) (closing paren)
  • > (closing angle bracket)
  • ; (semi-colon)

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Shared Source – Collapse to Projects

September 22nd, 2010 2 comments

The “Collapse to Projects” feature is an action from the open source CodeRush plug-ins samples solution that organizes your Solution Explorer when there are too many projects and sub-folders expanded. This feature is built into the Solution Explorer context menu under the last Properties item:

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