Visual Studio Keyboard Shortcuts for Productivity


Visual Studio Keyboard Shortcuts for Productivity

Written by Abhishek Luv , Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 9:35 PM

In this post, I’ll be sharing the Visual Studio keyboard shortcuts that I use every day and using keyboard shortcuts really helps me to become more productivity.

1. Ctrl + . : Allows you to create a new type or add a using reference.

2. Ctrl + , : Allows you to Search and Navigate to a code file within your solution.

Ctrl + Q : Allows you to Access the Quick launch search bar.

Ctrl + ; : Allows yout to access Solution explorer search.

F5 : To start with debugging.

Ctrl + F5 : To start without debugging.

Ctrl + Shift + A : Allows you to open the Add New Item window.

F12 on a literal : Allows you to view a literal definition.

Shift + F12 : Shows a list of files using a particular literal within a project.

Alt + F12 : Allows you to have a peek look at a literal definition.

Ctrl + Tab : Browsing opened code files within Visual Studio.

Thank you for reading.

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Take care

Abhishek Luv


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Abhishek Luv

Hello! My name is Abhishek Luv and I am an online trainer for C# & ASP.NET MVC from Mumbai, India. I provide my online training services in India and overseas. I have successfully done a lot of online training for clients from USA (Chicago, Pennsylvania, Texas, Oklahoma, Seattle, Florida, Michigan), Dubai, UK(Wales, London, Birmingham), Ireland(Dublin), Panama City, Colombia(Bogota), Denmark(Hjørring), Afghanistan, Switzerland(Zurich), Sri Lanka(Colombo), New Zealand, India(Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi, Faridabad, Kolkata, Chennai, Madurai, Gujarat).

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