Reference (Visual Studio)
Visual Studio 2008
This section includes user interface reference, language equivalents, and other reference topics that apply to the integrated development environment (IDE).
Contains topics about dialog boxes and windows that are not included elsewhere in the table of contents.
Contains links to procedures that explain how to perform some development tasks using Visual Studio.
Contains topics that describe the best ways to access Help, and also explains some of the formatting and graphics used in Help topics.
Contains information about Visual Studio commands and devenv command-line switches.
Contains information about language equivalents, which summarize common programming concepts by using side-by-side code examples or tables.
Contains topics about various XML schemas available in Visual Studio.
Contains topics about how to use the new Microsoft build platform that is integrated into Visual Studio.
Contains information about some of the error messages in Visual Studio.
Contains information about how to locate customer support for Visual Studio, and also tips for increasing the accessibility of Visual Studio.
Contains language reference topics 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 topics about the JScript programming language. Includes properties, methods, objects, and functions, and other elements.
Contains topics about the .NET Framework class library, compiler and language reference, and also ASP.NET syntax, XSD reference, and other topics.
Find out about designing, developing, debugging, testing, deploying, and managing applications created by using Visual Studio.