Visual Studio Test Explorer

As of Update 1, Visual Studio 2012 deprecates the Test View and Test ListsTest Lists. The Test Explorer discovers and runs tests, including Test Studio Tests.

To open Test Explorer go to Test > Windows > Test Explorer:

Test tab

The Test Explorer lists the Test Studio tests in an open solution.

Test Explorer

Test Explorer can list tests using five criteria: class, duration, outcome, traits, and project. Test Studio tests currently support sorting by Class, Duration, and Outcome.


To execute specific tests in the Test Explorer, use Run... and select a criterion.