Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 24th Feb 2012 17:53 UTC
General Development "In this blog post (and the one that will follow) we'd like to introduce a few of the broad reaching experience improvements that we've delivered in Visual Studio 11. We've worked hard on them over the last two years and believe that they will significantly improve the experience that you will have with Visual Studio."
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Searching for find.
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Fri 24th Feb 2012 19:12 UTC
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So they have this new quick lauch bar, which allows you to find the command you want to activate.


It looks like a search box. But it doesn't search your content, but the commands.

They even demonstrate it in the article by searching for the find command.

My mind is now completely boggled. They searched for Find so they could search for something in the code.

To come full circle, If I ever use VS 11, I'll have to create a function called Search.

So I can Quick Launch Find to Find Search.

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RE: Searching for find.
by lucas_maximus on Fri 24th Feb 2012 19:32 in reply to "Searching for find. "
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This is because Visual Studio is a beast of an application, I have been working with it since 2006 (VS2003) and I still find new stuff in the UI that I didn't know was there.

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RE: Searching for find.
by Drumhellar on Fri 24th Feb 2012 20:00 in reply to "Searching for find. "
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In all fairness, I really doubt they needed to do a search to find "find," and that was just a bad choice.

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