This section describes the TICS Visual Studio Plugin for the following versions:
The TICS plugin for Visual Studio consists of a toolbar with four buttons (see the picture below).
The TICS buttons have the following meaning.
Analyze the active File: pressing this button starts the TICS analysis. It results in an overview of the violations of the available coding standards.
Analyze all files in project: pressing this button starts analyzing all files in the current vcxproj project file. It results in a consolidated overview for all files in the project.
Cancel analysis: pressing this button cancels the TICS run.
Rules and Options configuration: in order to focus on a certain set of violations it is possible to define a personalized view of violations within TICS. When pressing this button the TICS Configuration Tool dialog appears.