This video explores the Add New File extension available on the Visual Studio gallery site. Learn how the extension simplifies addin files and folders to a Visual Studio project.
- [Narrator] You have to love the extensibility…of Visual Studio.…It's easy to write an extension that plugs into the IDE.…There's a giant library of useful extensions…that enhance the features of Visual Studio.…I'll explore some of my favorite…extensions throughout this course.…In this movie I'll look at the add new file extension.…It's a simple tool that quickly adds files…and folders to a project, plus it can create…nested folders at the same time.…First step is to add the extension.…That's in the tools menu here in the extensions and updates.…
If you're using Visual Studio 2017, the extensions…and update menu will be at the top of this tools menu.…Now we'll click on the online section,…and then go to search Visual Studio gallery.…Look for add file,…and this is the extension we're looking for.…It's called add new file.…You can see it has a green check mark.…That means I've already installed…it on my copy of Visual Studio.…If you don't have it installed,…you'll click the download button, restart Visual Studio,…
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: Why can't I earn a Certificate of Completion for this course?
A: We publish a new tutorial or tutorials for this course on a regular basis. We are unable to offer a Certificate of Completion because it is an ever-evolving course that is not designed to be completed. Check back often for new movies.
New This Week
Use the GitHub Extension1m 39s
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.