Fix: Visual Studio 2013 / 2014–SQL Server 2014 – The term ‘Invoke-Sqlcmd’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet

  Note When you want to run / edit / debug PowerShell scripts inside Visual Studio 2013 / 2015 you will have to install the “PowerShell Tools for Visual Studio” Visual Studio extension found at: https://visualstudiogallery.msdn.microsoft.com/c9eb3ba8-0c59-4944-9a62-6eee37294597   I wanted to run and debug a PowerShell script inside Visual Studio 2013 …

Move C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\ to D:\

Windows with a couple of development tools takes up about 126GB of my 128GB SSD, to free-up some space I followed the guide at: http://www.hanselman.com/blog/GuideToFreeingUpDiskSpaceUnderWindows81.aspx   Then I moved the "C:\ProgramData\Package Cache" used by Visual Studio to D:\.   I did this by following the instructions at: http://superuser.com/questions/455853/can-i-delete-the-the-folder-c-programdata-package-cache   1. …

How to Fix: No “organize usings” and F12 “Go to definition” disabled or grayed out in Visual Studio 2013

When I right clicked on my using statements in a C# file, the context edit menu, didn’t contain the options for refactoring and “organize usings” and the menu item “F12 Go to definition” was grayed out. I found the fix at: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/25898616/visual-studio-go-to-definition-disabled-or-gray-out   Clean your solution Close solution Remove any …

Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Update 4 RC

Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Update 4 RC can be downloaded at: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/confirmation.aspx?id=44545   It contains many new features for an update: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/webdev/archive/2014/10/16/announcing-new-web-features-in-visual-studio-2013-update-4-rc.aspx   The thing I like the most:   Support for custom elements, polymer-elements and attributes We no longer validate unknown attributers for custom elements as there will be …