What is TypeScript?
- Windows 8 & VS2012
- Download the plugin: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=266563
- VS 2012 Web Essentials: http://visualstudiogallery.msdn.microsoft.com/07d54d12-7133-4e15-becb-6f451ea3bea6
Create a New Project
Adding the TypeScript Functionality
A Quick Example
Content / Package Type
Make sure that all of the TypeScript (.ts) files are marked as None so they are not distributed unnecessarily with your application.
You can put break points in the generated .js files and have access to the immediate window, watch etc.
I like to see the dependent files like I'm used to seeing in other project types (see below). Since this is not built in to the Windows Store functionality with TypeScript yet, here is how to do it.You need to edit the project file. The best way to do this is to use the Power Commands for Visual Studio extension, or browse to it and open in notepad or some other text editor.
|PowerCommands for Visual Studio|