12. November 2013 09:08
Copy + Paste Special is a not-too-known feature actually released back in VS2012 Update 2. I never knew this and I figured most didn't either. This is especially useful if you consume web services or serialize data in general.
Say you have some XML from a web response:
To deserialize this schema all you have to do is just use this nifty feature:
And VS instantly generates the serialization class(es):
As you can guess this works just as well with JSON.