mahara - Visual Studio Achievements

mahara mahara
122 points
  • Completed
    • Casual Observer (5 points)
      Start a debug session using step over (F10) more than 10 times. I thank the debugger every day.
      Dec 10, 2012 at 10:00 AM UTC-08:00
    • Invoke the 'Close All But This' menu option 10 times. I mean, who invented those damn tabs anyway?
      Dec 09, 2012 at 11:49 AM UTC-08:00
    • Use of asynchronous programming patterns. Can be earned in Javascript, C# and VB. Learn more about asynchronous programming in Javascript. Learn more about asynchronous programming in .NET.
      Dec 08, 2012 at 1:33 AM UTC-08:00
    • Write a class with ten levels of inheritance. Now that's a sweet inheritance! Uses FxCop.
      Aug 22, 2012 at 7:48 PM UTC-07:00
    • A solution takes 10 minutes to compile. Dag, that's one enormous solution!
      Aug 13, 2012 at 4:08 PM UTC-07:00
    • Load custom Visual Studio settings. I swear, they never get the default settings right.
      Jul 26, 2012 at 8:53 AM UTC-07:00
    • Suspicious (10 points)
      Use 5 preprocessor directives. Compiler commands -- aren't you fancy!
      Jul 07, 2012 at 4:47 AM UTC-07:00
    • Complex (10 points)
      Have 50 projects in a solution. That's kinda scary.
      Jul 07, 2012 at 4:47 AM UTC-07:00
    • Save A Tree (5 points)
      Print source code. My boss told me to. I swear!
      Jul 07, 2012 at 4:41 AM UTC-07:00
    • Lonely (5 points)
      Code on a Friday or Saturday night. Coding? Tonight? Ouch.
      Jan 28, 2012 at 7:31 AM UTC-08:00
    • Field Master (0 points)
      Have 100 fields in a single class. Gnarly! Uses FxCop
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:43 AM UTC-08:00
    • Write a single line of 300 characters long. Who needs carriage returns? Uses FxCop
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:43 AM UTC-08:00
    • Localization Guru (10 points)
      Have 1000 localized values. Nice localization work!
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:35 AM UTC-08:00
    • Magic Numbers (0 points)
      Write a enum with 30 fields. Who needs numbers when you've got words! Uses FxCop
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:31 AM UTC-08:00
    • Equal Opportunist (10 points)
      Write a class with public, private, protected and internal members. It's all about scope. Uses FxCop
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:31 AM UTC-08:00
    • Go To Hell (0 points)
      Use of the goto keyword. Um, I heard it was a best practice that you weren't supposed to do that anymore.
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:31 AM UTC-08:00
    • Overload (0 points)
      More than 10 overloads of a method. You could go with this or you could go with that. Uses FxCop
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:23 AM UTC-08:00
    • Add 10 regions to a class. Your code is so readable, if I only didn't have to keep collapsing and expanding!
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:23 AM UTC-08:00
    • Reference 25 assemblies. Hey, why should you write it if someone else already did?
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:23 AM UTC-08:00
    • Install the add-in and register with Channel9. You are up and running!
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:16 AM UTC-08:00
    • Install 10 extensions to Visual Studio. How can you find anything on a menu?
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:16 AM UTC-08:00
    • Install 5 extensions to Visual Studio. Extensibility rocks!
      Jan 20, 2012 at 11:16 AM UTC-08:00
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    • UML God (5 points)
      Create a UML Class Diagram 10 times. Code is for sissies. Models! Models! Models! Learn more about UML in Visual Studio.
      4 of 10 complete
    • The Explorer (5 points)
      Start a debug session using step into (F11) more than 10 times. Ah, the power of F11. Every coder's best friend.
      8 of 11 complete