There is a whole section in our documentation devoted to developers, including a getting started guide. What did you miss in the documentation?I have coded in my past working life but that was 10 years ago.
When I tried to add the project in VS Express I couldn't set it up properly. I was looking for things to add to my skin so I gave up. If there were some instructions
Have to add the mapped drive issue was annoying. I ended up re adding everything with a UNC path... took a while