Instant Feature Builder Walkthrough

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The Instant Feature Builder is a personal project I built to see if I could make a drag/drop experience for Visual Studio that built simple (non-modeling/non-menu-exposing) Feature Extensions that would run on VS Pro (and above) and target VS Pro (and above).

If you've ever wanted to package a project/solution/item template with documentation and links to related websites, you've found the right tool: The Instant Feature Builder

Add document files, text files containing URLs, project/item templates and build... out the other end comes a VSIX that delivers your templates and documents within Visual Studio.



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      Michael Lehman took matters into his own hands for providing a layer on top of the already excellent FB.

      Unknowingly he relieved the path constraint a little bit.

      IFB is the second best thing after PreProcessed Text Templates (which come after sliced bread, of course).


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