My favorite Visual Studio Shortcuts

Here are the shortcuts I use countless times a day

  • F5 – Starts the debugger and launches the site in the browser. F5 also continues the program to the next break point.
  • Shift+F5 – Exit debuging
  • F10 – Steps over the code.
  • F11 – Steps into the code.
  • Ctrl+F10 – Runs to the cursor. Can also be used by right clicking the mouse button.
  • Ctrl+F – Searches the current file for the specified text.
  • Ctrl+Shift+F – Searches every file for the specified text.
  • Ctrl+H – Replace the specified text.
  • Ctrl+Tab – Show next Visual Studio tab.
  • Ctrl+Shift+Tab – Show previous Visual Studio tab.