VisualStudio plugin: Rename VS window title

This is a handy little free plugin for Visual Studio. It will make VS display not only the name of the currently open project, but also the path to the project file (up to a certain level which can be defined). Very helpful when working with several instances of VS simultaneously.

Rename VS Window Title in action

Rename VS Window Title in action

Download link

Download from msdn.microsoft.com


I recommend to set the Parent folder depth to 2.

Rename VS Window Title options

Rename VS Window Title options


Frank Willeke

worked with computers since more than 20 years | got hooked on computer graphics back on the AMIGA | started programming at the age of 13 | relesed some successful plugins for cinema 4d | started working for maxon computer gmbh in 2009 | now contributing to cinema 4d as a senior developer making electronic music since 1993 | playing the electric guitar since 1995 age of 14 | first live gigs in 1997 | playing the bass guitar 2005 | playing keyboards and synths since 2012 experimenting with photography since 2003

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