Visual Studio Reference
Visual Studio 2012
This section includes user interface reference, language equivalents, and other reference documents that apply to the integrated development environment (IDE).
Contains documents about dialog boxes and windows that are not described elsewhere in the table of contents.
Lists devenv command line switches.
Explains how to use Visual Studio commands from the Commands window.
Lists the keyboard shortcuts used in Visual Studio.
Contains documents about various XML schemas available in Visual Studio.
Contains documents about the XML tools in Visual Studio and provides links to more information.
Contains reference documentation for interfaces that you can use to integrate .NET Framework script engines into applications.
Contains documents about how to use the Microsoft build platform, which is integrated into Visual Studio.
Contains links to resources to help you resolve IDE error messages
Contains information about how to locate customer support for Visual Studio, and also tips about how to change accessibility options.
Contains language reference documents for the IDE automation model. Includes debugging.
Contains Visual Basic upgrading information and the Visual Basic language and run-time reference.
Contains language reference documentation.
Contains documents about the JScript programming language. Includes properties, methods, objects, and functions, and other elements.
Contains documents about the .NET Framework class library, compiler and language reference, and also ASP.NET syntax, XSD reference, and other topics.
Find out about how to design, develop, debug, test, deploy, and manage applications created by using Visual Studio.