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'Create Unit Test' Command in VS2017

I can't find the "Create Unit Test" command in the context menu anymore. Did they remove it from VS2017?
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Visual Studio 2012 Intellisense choosing the wrong item

This minor annoyance has started to really irk me lately. When coding, Intellisense often selects the wrong item from the autocomplete menu. This behaviour is common, but not completely consistent. It'...
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Visual Studio Code for Mac IntelliSense “Console” not working

Microsoft announced today that they have released Visual Studio Code for Mac, Linux, and Windows. I am trying to use IntelliSense for the keyword "Console" but nothing is showing up. I have tried ...
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Windows Explorer crashes if I click a specific file generated by Visual Studio

I have this .dll file I just can't delete:C:\Users\Alisson\Source\Repos\portal-do-guitar-flash\PortalGuitarFlash.Web\obj\Debug\PortalGuitarFlash.Web.dllI have admin rights and the only way of ...
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Visual Studio Settings not Synchronized

According to Synchronized Settings in Visual Studio, When you use the same personalization account to sign in to Visual Studio on multiple computers, by default your settings are synchronized on ...
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No Visual Studio 2013 settings migrated to Visual Studio 2015

According to this, when I have Visual Studio 2013 installed and I install Visual Studio 2015, my settings are migrated (I use the same account as well).Settings are not synchronized between Visual ...
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Associate and view XML files - Visual Studio

Visual Studio can be used as an XML editor. For example, I can go to File>New>XML File. I can also create an XML file as part of a project and view it via the project manager.Proof you can use it ...
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Visual Studio 2017 installer does nothing after extracting files

Any time I run the installer for Microsoft Visual Studio Community 2017, it shows a brief "Extracting Files" screen, then silently closes without any error message.Looking at task manager, when ...
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Android Emulator for Visual Studio stuck at “Preparing Virtual Machine..”

I wanted to get into Xamarin, but I have a problem. Whenever I try to run any of the settings in the android emulator, the warning "You do not have permission to modify internal Hyper-V network ...
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Can visual studio arrange my properties in alphabetical order?

Can visual studio automatically rearrange my class properties in alphabetical order? I have a class with about 40 properties and I'd rather not do it by hand. for instance I start with this class ...
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“C:\ProgramData\Package Cache” missing - how can I completely remove Visual Studio?

I am in the process of migrating some projects from an on-premise TFS server to Visual Studio Online.Somehow, someone has removed the package cache folder (C:\ProgramData\Package Cache) from our ...
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Updates reappear for Visual Studio 2010 dependencies

I have recently uninstalled Visual Studio 2010 C# Express from my Windows 7 x64. VS is notorious for leaving behind a bunch of dependencies and trash, and I have spent quite a bit of time manually ...
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NGEN is eating up all my disk space

For a couple months now I've woken up every couple days to find my C:\ drive out of space. After some digging I found my C:\Windows\Temp folder was full of 3MB log files -- ~40GB worth, numbering in ...
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How to correctly copy and paste programming code from PDF to editors?

I'm reading a pdf book that contains programming code, when I copy the code and past it in, say visual studio, the doulbe quotation marks changes from this(") to this (”) which leads to syntax errors....
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Visual Studio carriage return goes to far left in JS editor?

I'm not sure what happened, but when I perform a carriage return, the cursor ends up at the far left of the editor. I've already reset the settings but it still happens. Any ideas?

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