Creating a new folder in Visual Studio manually (by using the mouse) is a bit annoying process. I like to use shortcuts for such kinds of routines. And this note shows several options for how to create a new folder in Visual Studio by using shortcuts.
L- switch focus to Solution Explorer
- Press one at a time
If you use Resharper for Visual Studio
Lto focus on Solution Explorer
Insto create a folder
Set your own shortcuts
- Go to
Tools -> Options -> Environment -> Keybord
Project.NewFolderand set hot keys
Use VS extension Add New File
F2 to open a dialog and type a file name. The most exciting thing here is by using
/ you can also create a folder structure where the file will be placed.