MSBuild Explorer 3


Way back in 2009 I released MSBuild Explorer 1 to help visualise MSBuild files and, perhaps more useful, to save and execute favourite sequences of targets. It took a long time but eventually I got version 2 out in beta, which looked nothing like what I first showed. In hindsight, calling it a beta was…

MSBuild Explorer v2 — it does exist…


Once again higher priorities have taken development time away from v2 and I did not make the July release date which I targeted. I’ve still got a bunch of things to do but this project is now high enough on the list to get some passionate time and I’m now aiming for a September release.…

MSBuild Explorer v2 Update


The feedback and response to MSBuild Explorer has been great. My only regret is that v2 has not been released yet. The simple reason for this is lack of time and higher priorities. I’m still committed to shipping a v2 beta in the short term (Q2 2011) with a stable version available by 1st July.…

Introducing MSBuild Explorer


I work a lot with MSBuild files, mostly to automate numerous processes in the development lifecycle. I wrote a tool to help me work with MSBuild and today I’ve uploaded it to the web in the hope that it will make the lives of those who use MSBuild every day a little bit easier. The…