This tip examines ways to use the drag and drop features available in the Visual Studio Solution Explorer.
- [Instructor] I don't know about you,…but I spend a lot of time in the Solution Explorer window…working with files and folders.…In this tip, I wanted to look at the drag and drop features…available in Solution Explorer.…They're similar to the drag and drop features available…in the Windows File Explorer.…I'm sure you might have used this feature.…Stay till the end.…I might have a tip or two that you haven't seen.…First step is to move a file around inside a project.…I have four projects available inside this solution.…I work in this CourseLib in these two child folders,…Travel and Vehicles.…
So I'll move to the Vehicles folder,…pick up this Bus.cs file,…and drag it and drop it in Travel.…Visual Studio Solution Explorer does several things for me.…It makes the move, moves that file in a location.…It also expanded the Travel folder…so I didn't have to do that manually.…Again, this is just like what would happen…inside File Explorer.…I can move it back like that.…It's also possible to move multiple files.…Hold down the Shift key and select two files,…
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