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Branch project after Checked Out–with Shelving in Visual Studio 2010


If you’ve preformed a lot of changes, but for now you want to reverse the changes without loosing them , one of your choises is to branch it.

The trouble is that the branch won’t take your present Local Version.

The solution is :

1)Download the TFTP.Exe install and restart the computer.

2)Shelve your work


3)Give meaningful name to the Shelveset – Such as PostSharp Insertion in my case…



VS 2010 crash opening Ria Services Library


Problem signature:
  Problem Event Name:    CLR20r3
  Problem Signature 01:    devenv.exe
  Problem Signature 02:    10.0.40219.1
  Problem Signature 03:    4d5f2a73
  Problem Signature 04:    Microsoft.VisualStudio.Platform.VSEditor
  Problem Signature 05:
  Problem Signature 06:    4d5f07e4
  Problem Signature 07:    1874
  Problem Signature 08:    2e
  Problem Signature 09:    System.NullReferenceException
  OS Version:    6.1.7600.
  Locale ID:    1033


Tools > Options > Productivity Power Tools : Enhanced Scrollbar

By disabling the Enhanced Scrollbar tool the error disappears for me.

Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 (Installer) is out!

Microsoft Download

As they say :

This service pack release addresses issues that were found through a combination of customer and partner feedback, as well as internal testing. These service packs offer Visual Studio users improvements in responsiveness and stability, as well as completes some high-impact scenarios requested by customers.

What means :

Less time waiting for the compilation to end .. 🙂

A full description here .


Will try it out in a few days and report the outcome .

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