A Visual Studio extension to visualize the building process.
C# PowerShell
Clone or download
Latest commit a2c5700 Feb 3, 2018
Permalink
Failed to load latest commit information.
BuildVision.Common
BuildVision.Contracts Cleaning up some technical debt Nov 2, 2017
BuildVision.UI Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master' into develop Jan 6, 2018
BuildVision
Screenshots Add screenshots Mar 26, 2015
.editorconfig
.gitattributes
.gitignore Cleaning up some technical debt Nov 2, 2017
BuildVision.sln
CONTRIBUTING.md
LICENSE.txt
README.md
appveyor.yml
bump-version.ps1

README.md

BuildVision Build status

=========== A Visual Studio extension to visualize the building process.
You can grab the extension from the Visual Studio Gallery (latest release).
All releases and pre-releases are available in Releases.

Supports Visual Studio 2013, 2015, 2017.

Installation and startup
  1. Install the VSIX package and restart Visual Studio.
  2. Open BuildVision tool window from Main Menu: "View → Other Windows → BuildVision".
Description

BuildVision activates when Visual Studio starts the process of building, rebuilding or cleaning projects (solution).

BuildVision tool window and Visual Studio Status Bar displays the current state of the process, for example: "Build solution 'MyApplication' started at 18:24:12 ..." or "Clean project 'MyProject' completed successfully at 18:25:20".

During the process, for each project the following columns are updated: State, Build Start Time, Build End Time, Elapsed Time, etc., as well as Errors, Warnings and Messages produced by MSBuild.

Indicators Panel, which is located above the table of projects, displays total number of errors, warnings and messages produced by MSBuild, the number of failed projects and successfully processed.

Screenshots

Build completed on Light Theme Build completed on Dark Theme Rebuild started on Light Theme Build failed on Light Theme

Configuring

You can configure BuildVision via "Tools → Options... → BuildVision".