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.

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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Rider 2017.1.1 is released

Please welcome the new .NET IDE’s first bugfix release: Rider 2017.1.1. You can either download the new build’s installer, or use Rider’s Help | Check for Updates menu to install a patch without the burden of downloading it all over … 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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Rider 2017.1 – JetBrains .NET IDE hits RTM

Today, a certain cross-platform .NET IDE hits its greatest milestone so far: Rider 2017.1 RTM is now available for download and purchase. If you’re an All Products Pack subscriber, the license covers Rider: just start using it right away. What … 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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Rider Release Candidate: performance, refactorings, Unity and more!

Good news, everyone! GREAT news everyone! The Rider Release Candidate (RC) build is now available for download!  With this Release Candidate, we’re taking a big step towards Rider’s first release, we’re almost there. The RC is a release configuration build, … Continue reading

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Rider EAP 24 includes performance fixes, F# Interactive

We have a new Rider EAP build for you today. Highlights of this build include performance and memory consumption fixes, Unity support improvements, and F# Interactive, accompanied by a few dozens of bug fixes.

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Rider EAP 23: .NET Core debugger is back, Code Cleanup, and more

There’s a new Rider EAP build available for download, and it’s full of changes, large and small, including Code Cleanup, new project and solution settings, VB.NET project templates, F# unit testing, an updated console, per-framework Solution Wide Analysis results, as … Continue reading

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Installation issues? Get ReSharper Ultimate 2017.1.3

Are you having issues installing ReSharper in the last few days? Does the ReSharper installer complain that it doesn’t find any zones exactly matching 15.something? If this is what you’re seeing, then get ReSharper Ultimate 2017.1.3. Looks like that the … Continue reading

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