It's great to hear you have it working well. The 3DR instructions for Visual Micro were obviously written by a Visual Studio user because it is F5 in Visual Studio. You can see the short cuts of each Ide next to the respective menu items.…"
Microsoft has release a full featured version of Visual Studio 2013 free for open source projects or personal use and small business users.This is great news for the the Visual Micro Arduino IDE plugin. The Visual Micro guide for APM is located here…
"There are some alternatives here, cheap with free shipping. I have no idea about the quality of these items but I have purchased other equipment from these people and it was good quality/worked well. Hopefully this equipment is as good as the stuff…"
"Yes 2.9 and 3.0 are building well thanks to some help from Greg Brill
There are some Visual Micro APM docs here http://www.visualmicro.com/archive.aspx
You will also see that the SITL build works well in Visual Studio (or Atmel Studio). When buildin…"