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Microsoft® Visual Basic® 2010 Developer’s Handbook by Klaus Löffelmann and Sarika Calla Purohit

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The Code Editor

The Code Editor is definitely the Visual Studio element in which you will spend most of your time. Over the years it has become a truly ingenious tool that can relieve you of a lot of work, and it has been improved enormously over the years.

But that’s only the case if you get know it and really master all its subtleties—and its occasional quirks.

Setting the Editor Display to the Correct Size

In Visual Studio 2010, you can increase or decrease the size of the contents of documents to whatever is comfortable for your viewing (see Figure 4-30).

The easiest way to work in the editor is with the mouse. To increase or decrease the font size, press the Ctrl key and move the mouse wheel.

Figure 4-30. In Visual Studio 2010 (and in most other ...

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