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VIsual Studio: Deleting SUO file causes vs2013 to hang?

Visual Studio 2013 was acting up - it would take > 20 minutes to compile. I decided to try and help myself by deleting the SUO file thinking that may be a good first step. Here is the thing, when I delete the file VS hangs at "loading solution". Put...

How can I open a Visual Studio solution without loading all of its projects?

I have big solution in Visual Studio that has some Android, Windows Phone and iOS Xamarin projects. Unfortunately, Visual Studio hangs (for hours) when it tries to load the whole solution. It worked fine as long as I usually only loaded either the Android or the iOS project (and plug-in...