Visual C# IDE Settings
Visual C# settings are a predefined configuration of tool windows, menus, and keyboard shortcuts. These settings are part of the Visual Studio Settings feature, which you can customize to fit your work habits.
By default, Visual Studio hides and displays certain windows and views based on the selected Visual Studio setting. The following table shows the default behavior when the Visual C# Development Settings are selected.
Windows and views that are not affected by Visual Studio settings are not listed.
Displayed by default?
Class View is available on the View menu.
Filtering is enabled.
Dynamic Help Window
Pressing F1 does not display the Dynamic Help window.
Does not display inherited members by default.
Solution Explorer appears docked on the right side of the IDE.
Yes, when you start the IDE
The Start Page displays articles from the MSDN RSS feed for Visual C#.
Yes, when you create a Windows Forms application or a Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) application
The Toolbox appears as a collapsed window that is docked on the left side of the IDE.