Blend for Visual Studio 2012 nice touch #2


Following on from nice touch #1

I disliked the way old versions of Blend relied on something as a subtle as a few pixels of colour to tell you something relatively important.

Circa 2010

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Circa 2013

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although admittedly this doesn’t appear to be universal across all properties.

Thank you.

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Blend for Visual Studio 2012 nice touch #1


[Really I’m just testing out twitterfeed which has failed for me… but I needed something to post on :-)]

I’m just skimming through some blend tips by Mike from 2010 and  spotted a nice touch in Blend for Visual Studio 2012 I hadn’t noticed before (amongst no doubt hundreds of improvements :-))

When working with grids and rows (or columns) you now get a lovely visual indicator with in place editing, rather than needing to visit properties.

circa 2010 (from this post)

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circa 2013

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