Author Archives: Maarten Balliauw

Rider 2017.2 EAP 2: open folder, call and value tracking, and more

Here’s a fresh Rider 2017.2 EAP build for you! This build updates Rider’s front-end to IntelliJ platform 2017.2, with version control improvements, updates to JavaScript and TypeScript support, and a more native Windows 10 look and feel. We’ve also worked on … Continue reading

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Improved XML documentation support in ReSharper and Rider

Having code with XML documentation is great, as it allows generating nice API documentation and provides useful help while writing code: ReSharper 2017.2 and Rider 2017.2 EAP give us more tooling to organize XML documentation across inheritance hierarchies. When creating … Continue reading

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IEnumerable inspections and quick-fixes in ReSharper and Rider

ReSharper and Rider continuously analyze the code we’re working on and help us detect errors and problems early on. They provide suggestions and hints as well, and for many of the 2300+ code inspections that are available, quick-fixes exist to automatically … Continue reading

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Rider 2017.2 EAP brings .NET Core 2.0, MSTest, and more

We’ve just opened the Rider 2017.2 Early Access Program (EAP) for you to download. It comes with full support for .NET Core 2.0, adds MSTest, various NuGet improvements, a new debugger tool window for visualizing Parallel Stacks and marking of … Continue reading

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ReSharper 2017.2 – what’s new in navigation?

ReSharper has always had a rich search and navigation system for finding files, classes, methods and even text. With the release of ReSharper Ultimate 2017.2, we’ve made a number of improvements to navigation: better search and matching, exact search, integrated Go to … Continue reading

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Rider advanced debugging with breakpoints

A big part of our developer life is spent debugging code. Whether we like it or not, sometimes the only way to understand code is to run it and step through it step by step and see which values are … Continue reading

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Run/debug configurations in Rider

Rider comes with a great debugger which allows attaching to a new or existing process and lets us place breakpoints to pause the application at a breakpoint and see what is going on while executing our code. In this three-post … Continue reading

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Running and debugging a .NET project in Rider

As developers, a good share of our time is spent debugging the software we are writing. The debugger is an invaluable tool not only to track down bugs, but also to help us understand what a piece of code is … Continue reading

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Running Entity Framework (Core) commands in Rider

A while back, we received a very interesting question: how can we run Entity Framework commands like adding migrations or updating the database, in Rider? @JetBrainsRider how do I run EF commands in Rider? in VS I use the pkg manager … Continue reading

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What’s new in the latest ReSharper 2017.2 EAP builds?

It’s been four weeks and 7 EAP builds since we blogged about the ReSharper Ultimate 2017.2 EAP (Early Access Program) — time to have a thorough look at what’s new since! Improved C# 7.1 support in ReSharper ReSharper – Navigation ReSharper – Inspections … Continue reading

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