03.18 Undock and Dock a Single Tool Window in a Group

DEFAULT

[no shortcut]

VISUAL BASIC 6

[no shortcut]

VISUAL C# 2005

[no shortcut]

VISUAL C++ 2

Alt+F6 (dock)

VISUAL C++ 6

[no shortcut]

VISUAL STUDIO 6

[no shortcut]

WINDOWS

Alt,–, F (float, VS2010 Only); Alt,–, K (dock, VS2010 Only); Alt, W, F (float); Alt, W, K (dock)

MENU

Window | Float; Window | Dock

COMMAND

Window.Float; Window.Dock

VERSIONS

2005, 2008, 2010

CODE

vstipTool0099

Docking and undocking tool windows is a common activity. In this tip, we look at the different techniques you can use to accomplish these tasks.

Undock

You have multiple ways to undock a single tool window in a group.

Click and drag

With the mouse, you can click and drag the tab out of the group.

Menu

With the tool window active, ...

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