This tip applies to VS project files for .NET languages such as C#, VB.NET, and Managed C++.
Follow these steps to edit a project file:
- In the context Menu of the Solution Explorer, select the “Unload Project” option. This will unload the project so you can edit the project file.
- Right-click on the project you just unloaded, and select the “Edit Project” option.
- Make any required changes, and then save.
- When you want to reload the project, simply right click on the unloaded project, and select “Reload Project.”