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

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Working with the main workspace area of IDE

This section represents the main workspace area of the screen. This is the most important section of the Visual Studio IDE which the developers mostly use. The workspace generally fills up the entire IDE or most of the portion of the IDE. Each of the windows that can be loaded inside the IDE has the feature to toggle hidden, can float outside the IDE, and even be snapped into different dock positions.

In the main workspace area, a file has already been loaded for us with a class named class1. The editor associated with .cs file is loaded in the screen to show the file. There are a number of editors available with Visual Studio, each of them can be loaded directly in this section. Generally, we do our ...

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