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Visual Studio 2012 and .NET 4.5 Expert Development Cookbook by Abhishek Sur

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Working with Solution Explorer and Class View

The most important part of the IDE that you need most often is your Solution Explorer. Solution Explorer, which resides on the right-hand side of the IDE, is the most widely used navigation tool between files and classes. It is shown in the following screenshot:

Working with Solution Explorer and Class View

In the above screenshot, you see the basic structure of Solution Explorer when the IDE is loaded with a project. The Solution Explorer window starts with the Solution file and loads all the projects that are associated with the solution in a tree. The very next node of the Solution file generally is the project file. For the sake of identifying ...

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