Category Archives: How-To’s

This is a collection of use cases and scenarios (i.e. real problems solved with our .NET tools) that may be worth your attention.

State of the union: ReSharper C# 7 and VB.NET 15 support

When we released ReSharper 2016.3 (and earlier this week, ReSharper 2017.1 EAP), we introduced initial support for C# 7 and VB.NET 15. For example, ReSharper now understands binary literals and digit separators, as well as local functions with several inspections. … Continue reading

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Rider EAP 17: NuGet, unit testing, good and bad news on debugging

Ah, the scent of fresh software in the morning. We just published a fresh Rider Early Access Preview (EAP)┬áversion, go grab it! (Unless you’re about to debug .NET Core: if you are, read on first.) What’s in this build? Significant … Continue reading

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ReSharper Ultimate 2017.1 EAP: what’s new in build 1

Last week we launched an Early Access Program for ReSharper Ultimate 2017.1. We hope that you’ve already downloaded the build and discovered some of the new features. Today we’d like to take a closer look at the most notable updates, … Continue reading

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Welcome to ReSharper Ultimate 2017.1 EAP

We are glad to announce the start of the Early Access Program for ReSharper Ultimate 2017.1, the first major update of this year that we expect to release this spring. Since the beginning of the year, we’ve been working hard … Continue reading

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Working with multiple solutions in Rider

Since we opened the public Early Access Preview (EAP) for Rider, we have shipped a few updates that contained bugfixes as well as new features. We received great feedback from all of you, with one big request: “Make it possible … Continue reading

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Redesigned filters in dotTrace 2016.3

If you are a long-term user of dotTrace Timeline Viewer, you’ve likely noticed some UI changes in dotTrace 2016.3. What has changed exactly and, more importantly, why were these changes made? Read on to find out. Events filter Before 2016.3, … Continue reading

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Rider front end plugin development

While JetBrains is still working on a full SDK for Rider, it is already possible to make a plugin for it – at least for the front-end part. As Rider is built on IntelliJ Platform, just like WebStorm and IntelliJ … Continue reading

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A summary of ReSharper actions around C# method parameters

ReSharper offers hundreds of quick-fixes and context actions. As you remember, quick-fixes are aimed to resolve a certain problem in your code, whereas context actions allow you to quickly introduce some minor changes. Today we are going to review several … Continue reading

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Code generation improvements in ReSharper 2016.3

ReSharper’s code generation actions┬ácan create a lot of code for us. Why manually write a constructor that initializes type members? Why manually implement interface methods and properties? ReSharper can do those things for us! Some say developers who use tools … Continue reading

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ReSharper Ultimate 2016.3.2

We are starting the new year with a bugfix update for ReSharper Ultimate 2016.3. All in all, it addresses 50+ issues in ReSharper, dotCover, dotTrace and ReSharper C++. ReSharper 2016.3.2 includes minor fixes in code analysis and highlighting, automatic code … Continue reading

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