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visual_studio.vim : Vim and Microsoft Visual Studio .NET integration

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created by
Michael Graz
script type


* Switch between multiple instance of Visual Studio
* Build projects and access project file heirarchy directly from Vim
* Support for Visual Studio 2003, 2005 and 2008

Thanks to Henrik Öhman for contributions to this version.

See the visual_studio.vim help page for more information:
install details


* Vim 7.0 or above
* Python 2.4.  Please install the version of python that vim was built with. For vim 7.0 this is python 2.4.
* Python for Windows extensions.  Please install the version specific the the Python release.

Installation instructions

* Download the file visual_studio.zip. This contains the files visual_studio.vim and visual_studio.py.
* Unpack the files into your plugin directory, for example: $VIM\vimfiles\plugin.

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
visual_studio.zip 1.2 2007-09-28 7.0 Michael Graz Support for more VS versions, multiple VS solutions, VS projects and VS project files.
visual_studio.zip 1.1 2004-05-01 6.0 Michael Graz Support for building, compiling, viewing output window and other enhancements.
visual_studio.zip 1.0 2003-12-23 6.0 Michael Graz Initial upload
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