Often in code, I would put comments like this:

// TODO: This needs a better name

which is quite normal. But I almost never took advantage of them fully by having the Task List feature turned on:

Which puts a nice window at the bottom:

That will allow you a simple double click access to any comment that starts with “TODO”, “HACK” or “UNDONE”

In an effort to get better at tapping the power of Visual Studio, I’ve added Sara Ford as a top feed in my reader.