Creating a working set
Create working sets to group related projects together.
To create a working set for related projects:
- Click the View Menu icon in the Project Explorer view toolbar.
- Select the Select Working Set... option.
In the Select Working Set dialog box, click
Figure 1-7 Creating a new working set
Under Working set type, select Resource to group related projects.
Figure 1-8 Selecting the resource type for the new working set
- Click Next.
- In the Working set name field, enter a suitable name.
In the Working set contents panel, you can
select existing projects that you want to associated with this working or you can return
to the wizard later to add projects.
Figure 1-9 Adding new resources to a working set
- Click Finish.
- If required, repeat these steps to create more working sets.
In the Select Working Set dialog box, select the
working sets that you want to display in the Project Explorer
Figure 1-10 Select the required working set
The filtered list of projects are displayed in the Project Explorer view. Another feature of working sets that can help with navigation is the option to change the top level element in the Project Explorer view.