VB .NET Settings

View Program Code

Click View - Code


View Form

Click View - Designer


Set Default Directory

Click Tools - Options - Projects and Solutions - General - Visual Studio projects location - specify folder


Set VB Defaults

Click Tools - Options - Projects and Solutions - VB Defaults (Option Explicit On; Option Strict Off; Option Compare Binary)


Save Projects by Default

 Click Tools - Options - Projects and Solutions - General - check Save new projects when created


Display Output Window by Default

Click Tools - Options - Projects and Solutions - General - check Show Output window when build starts


Display Line Numbers

Click Tools - Options - Text Editor - Basic - Editor - check Line numbers


Add Reference to Projects

Click Project - Add Reference - click COM tab - click needed reference and then OK


View Output Window

Click View - Other Windows - Output


View Error Window

Click View - Error List