Displaying Project Dependencies and Solution Folder Dependencies

While I was writing the introductory blog to VS Solution Dependency Visualizer, I already had a lot of ideas about what functionality could be included in the future.

Displaying Project Dependencies

I do not know of an easy way to find which projects in a Visual Studio solution reference a specific project.

Upon analysis of a solution, VS Solution Dependency Visualizer will now display all references of a project once it is selected in the project tree:

Displaying Solution Folder Dependencies

Solution folders can be used to group projects into function groups or architectural layers. To make sure the dependencies are correct between layers and groups, generate a Solution Folders Dependency chart

The latest release of VS Solution Dependency Viewer is available for download here.

One Response to Displaying Project Dependencies and Solution Folder Dependencies

  1. […] extended my application VS Solution Dependency Visualizer to extract, analyze, and display assemblies referenced by all projects contained in a Visual Studio […]

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