Visual Studio has an enhanced vertical scrollbar that provides at that provides at-a-glance information about the state of the current code document. Learn how to enable the scrollbar mapping mode and view breakpoint, bookmarks and other important information in the pop-up map window.
- I'm so glad you decided to join me…to learn about using the Scroll Bar.…From the title of the video,…the topic seems rather rudimentary.…Doesn't every computer user know how to scroll a document?…The truth is that Visual Studio…has an enhanced vertical Scroll Bar…that provides at-a-glance information…about the state of the current document.…To demonstrate this, I'll use the Solution here,…NavigateCode,…this project, NavigatingCSharp,…and next, code in the Book.cs file.…At the moment, I've turned off the vertical Scroll Bar,…so the only way I can move up and down the document…is using the up and down arrows,…or by using my mouse scroll wheel like this.…
To turn on the Scroll Bar, go to the Tools Options menu,…and then, each programming language…has its own Scroll Bar settings.…I'm working in C# so I'll make the changes here,…but there's also settings here in the Basic section…for Scroll Bars, as well as some of the other languages.…Here's the Scroll Bar section.…To turn on the Scroll Bar, put a check mark here,…
- Exploring the code editor window and default settings
- Commenting code
- Using hover tips and IntelliSense
- Tracking changes
- Refactoring code
- Formatting and arranging code
- Navigating and inspecting code
- Using the Task List
- Working with snippets and smart tags
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 08/21/2017. What changed?
A: New videos were added that cover visualizing code and markup with structure guidelines in Visual Studio 2017; refactor enhancements in Visual Studio 2017; format rules for C# in Visual Studio 2017; format rules for Visual Basic in Visual Studio 2017; smart peek options; and CodeMap in Visual Studio 2017.
1. Work with Code Editors
2. Format Your Code
3. Navigate and Inspect Code
4. Tools for Enhancing Your Coding Sessions
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