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Visual Studio Shortcut: Hide Selection

Hide Selection: Ctrl + M, Ctrl + H

Next time you want to hide some code, like in a long or convoluted method, try using this shortcut.

In the example, notice the selected code is not a distinct member of the outline initially. After using hide selection, it is; thus, it can be affected by the Visual Studio shortcuts for outlining such as toggle outlining expansion.

 Hide Selection

Hide Selection

Visual Studio Shortcut: Collapse to Definitions

Visual Studio Shortcut: Toggle Outlining Expansion