Rider 2017.3.1 is released

Posted on by Ekaterina Zharova

Between the release of Rider 2017.3 and the start of 2018.1 EAP our team have worked diligently on cleaning things up, to provide you with a sleek and hassle-free experience with the IDE and today we’re happy to announce that we succeeded with the tidy new Rider 2017.3.1!

Among other things, in this update you will find:

RIDER-12503 — Fixed unexpected project loading errors.
RIDER-6714 — Fine-tuned syntax highlighting for XML documentation comments.
RIDER-3491 — Shortcut for Move Caret to Matching Brace working as expected.
RIDER-12420 — Shared run configurations are back in the solution-specific folder: ./idea/.idea.SolutionName/.idea.
— A lot of fixes in Code Completion including glitches with the autopopup and a set of improvements in the UI;
— 100+ more issues are also fixed, see the full list.

This bugfix release has a few noticeable enhancements as well:

— Rider debugger can now step into third-party code in Unity projects (and all other Mono-based projects too!).
RIDER-12319 — Improved auto-detection of Unity Mono runtime.
RIDER-8453 — Debugging on connected iOS devices in Xamarin.
RIDER-9343 — Preview of Find Usages in the text editor.

Note: existing shared run configurations files created with 2017.3 still need to be manually put to the .idea/.idea.SolutionName/.idea/runConfigurations folder after you install 2017.3.1, but Rider will take care of them from there.

You can install this update either via Toolbox App, or as a patch for Rider 2017.3 (use Help | Check for Updates), or otherwise just get an installer from our website.

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7 Responses to Rider 2017.3.1 is released

  1. Happy Man says:

    February 6, 2018

    WOOOT! third-party debugging for mono!!!!!!!!!!! I just managed to work around a xamarin forms bug using this feature. Thanks guys 🙂

  2. Alexey says:

    February 6, 2018

    Thanks for the release. Can’t wait 2018.1!

    P.S. In Note about shared run configurations there is currently specified a wrong path “.idea/.idea.SolutionName/runConfigurations” where we should move configuration files. Correct one is “.idea/.idea.SolutionName/.idea/runConfigurations”.

    • Ekaterina Zharova says:

      February 7, 2018

      Alexey, thank you! Fixed it in the post.

  3. Karolis says:

    February 13, 2018

    I noticed that Typescript is now highlighted in Angular component templates and even has intellisense.

    This is good, but I wonder why it isn’t listed here?

    P.S. It would be nice to have refactorings applied in these templates as well :).

    • Ekaterina Zharova says:

      February 16, 2018

      Karolis,

      Thank you for the feedback!

  4. Stefan de Vogelaere says:

    February 16, 2018

    Very much waiting for the 2018.1(EAP) because I currently can’s use Rider with Shared Projects… 🙁 Any ETA for the EAP???

    • Ekaterina Zharova says:

      February 16, 2018

      Stefan,

      We apologize for any inconvenience caused.
      2018.1 EAP will be started in a couple of weeks.

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