Setting a Static Port for the VS 2010 Web Development Server

Following my post yesterday I did some more hunting about for a decent solution and found the following …

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms178109(VS.100).aspx

The Properties tab the article refers to is the not the Properties Pages menu option but rather the properties page that you can access through the view menu.

This just adds the following parameter …

  VWDDynamicPort = “false”

… to the ProjectSection(WebSite) section of the solution file.