My list of the essential add-ons that should be installed on Visual Studio 2015 to make work more comfortable and productive. Nothing extra, just a minimal list of features that are missing in the IDE by default.
A short post about Visual Studio setting that disables the design editor for XAML files.
For localization or some other reason you might want to access the static resources in
ResX file from the XAML using
There can be an issue that you change something in the code, start debugging by pressing F5 and don't see the changes in the application. Visual Studio sometimes simply ignores them in a non-startup assembly.