The Solution Auto Cloner of Visual Smarter looks like the following:
As can be seen, it will add a prefix, a suffix, or both to the cloned solution and all projects it references. In addition, it treats unavailable projects with three optional ways, Ignore, Remove, or Rename along.
Why is it necessary to clone solution and its projects?
Sometimes, a single program needs to support multiple versions of products, platforms, and Windows, but still had better share the same code stream. If this situation happens for you, the Solution Auto Cloner is the right tool for you. It can clone the solution and projects for versions 2015, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2008 and so on just in seconds. Enjoy!