Some of you out there, especially those of you who frequently work with large codebases, might have seen this prompt at times while performing a basic browsing operation like Go To Definition or Find All References:
This prompt blocks you from performing those operations, sometimes for more than 5 minutes!
Well, with today's release of Visual Studio 2013 Update 4 CTP 1 (clicky clicky!) you can enjoy huge improvements to this workflow! Join today's [implicit] quartet of Visual C++ folks as we finally reveal the secret behind this super-annoying prompt that blocks you from doing basic browsing operations. We'll show you not only what we did, but also how we went about making these improvements. Use the tips for your own projects; improve away!
Click here to download Visual Studio 2013 Update 4 CTP 1 for the solution scanning improvements!
Check back here for a future "Update 4 update" with the final unblocking touches!