How to get old extensions to work in newer versions of Visual Studio (specifically, how to use the "Visual Studio 2013 Color Theme Editor" in VS "14")

I’ve been playing around with VS “14” and the new C# 6 features, but the default theme is burning my eyes out. I tried to install the Visual Studio 2013 Color Theme Editor, but it threw the following error: You can get around this by modifying the manifest file.

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Review: Visual Studio 2013 Cookbook, by Jeff Martins and Richard Banks

Review: Visual Studio 2013 Cookbook, by Jeff Martins and Richard Banks

I was recently offered a complimentary copy of Visual Studio 2013 Cookbook. This was timely, since I focus primarily on the Microsoft stack and use Visual Studio 2012 daily, and our team at work is considering upgrading soon. Before you read further, note that this book is neither an in-depth

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