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Solution And Project Properties

When you created and modified your windows on the design surface, you saw that you could control the appearance of the widgets by setting their properties. Well, Solution and Projects have properties, as well. We’ll need some of these as we move through the book, so let’s get started by looking at how to display the property dialogs.

Solution properties display in a dialog box, but Visual Studio has a designer (called the Project Designer) for project properties that displays in a tab. You can display Project Designer by clicking the Solution Explorer toolbar button when a Project is selected or by choosing <ProjectName> Properties... from the Project menu when the Project is selected, or by right-clicking the Project name in the Solution Explorer and choosing Properties, or by selecting the Solution name in the Solution Explorer and pressing Alt+Enter. And probably by doing some other things that I haven’t discovered yet...

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