How to make Visual Studio 2010 highlight identical, selected words in editor ?

All we need is an easy explanation of the problem, so here it is.

I would like to enable (if it exists) an option in Visual Studio 2010 that would highlight the same identical words to the selected ones.
There is a feature like this already implemented e.g. in Notepad++ it looks more or less like this :

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Does anyone know if it exists in Visual Studio 2010 ?

How to solve :

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Method 1

There is an extension on Microsofts Visual Studio Gallery named “Highlight all occurrences of selected word” which promises what you’re looking for.

Method 2

Umm, this is a built in feature.

Method 3

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It’s a modified version of Nicholas Sha’s plugin by Paul Czywczynski.
The syntax highlighting looks just like notepad++, but better.

It puts little markers on the line numbers of the occurances.

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Note: Use and implement method 1 because this method fully tested our system.
Thank you 🙂

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