If you really must use Intellis
ense (not my
preference - see solution 1), then you can check your options to see whether it's disabled
. The exact location may depend on your version of VS, but in VS 2010 it is in the options dialog (menu Tools
). There, look under Text Editor
Oh, and I'll shoot anyone who dares upvote this "solution" - I definitely don't consider this the best option - I merely answered the question!