Category Archives: dotCover Tips&Tricks

dotCover Console Runner Enhancements

I’ve previously blogged about the possibilities of running code coverage using the dotCover console runner. You can find the Simple Coverage post here and the more Advanced post here. In dotcover 1.1.1 we made some changes to the console runner … Continue reading

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dotCover 1.1.1 and dotTrace Performance 4.5.1 Released

dotCover 1.1.1 and dotTrace Performance 4.5.1 have been released! dotCover 1.1.1 Despite the minor revision number, dotCover 1.1.1 introduces a ton of new features in the release. ReSharper 6 Integration With the recent release of ReSharper 6, we’ve been working … Continue reading

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Using dotCover to Cover Applications, with or without ReSharper

One of the main benefits of Code Coverage is that it allows us to detect certain areas, branches or lines of code that are not covered during a test run, which could lead to potential issues in production. We often … Continue reading

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Advanced scenarios with dotCover Console Runner

In an earlier post, we saw how to use dotCover in simple scenarios, whereby we have a single unit test project for which we want to obtain coverage reports on. There are times however, when this is not the case; … Continue reading

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Running Code Coverage from the Console with dotCover

As of the beta* of dotCover, we included a Console runner to run coverage using the command line, allowing for instance, setup of dotCover in a Continuous Integration environment. Let’s see how it works. *To get all these features in … Continue reading

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Screencast: Overview of dotCover

In this short screencast you can see the basics of dotCover and how to get up and running in a matter of minutes.  

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Filtering with dotCover

dotCover allows us to run coverage analysis on our code. However, there are times when we do not want to perform an analysis on certain areas. This could be our test assemblies, certain third-party assemblies or even specific parts of … Continue reading

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Show Covering Tests with dotCover

One of the new features dotCover has added is the ability to find tests that cover a certain piece of code. Something remotely similar has been available in ReSharper, although it has been kind of an archaic solution (i.e. Find … Continue reading

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Sample SSR Pattern Catalog Available for Download

A while ago we introduced Structural Search and Replace, a new powerful feature in ReSharper 5 that lets you search for custom code patterns and replace them with other patterns, facilitating batch removal (or improvement) of stinky code. We were … Continue reading

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dotCover: Code Coverage for .NET

Last week we announced a new product by JetBrains for .NET developers: dotCover, a code coverage tool. We are aiming to open the EAP this week and some of our Academy Members have already been playing with it since last … Continue reading

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