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.

ReSharper Ultimate 2017.2.1

We’ve just released a bug-fix update to the ReSharper Ultimate product family: check out ReSharper Ultimate 2017.2.1. ReSharper 2017.2.1 fixes a few bugs in code completion, including a nasty bug in replace code completion with Tab (RSRP-466079, RSRP-466137); removes bogus red code … Continue reading

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Improved continuous testing performance in dotCover 2017.2

Continuous testing (CT) is a super-helpful feature but only under one condition: sufficient performance. Unfortunately, in dotCover 2017.1 and earlier, CT could be a real pain on large and very large solutions (30+ projects). The problem lies in three performance-critical … Continue reading

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Interactive tutorials are part of ReSharper 2017.2

A while ago, along with ReSharper 2016.3, we released a plugin that added a set of interactive tutorials to ReSharper. Starting with 2017.2, the tutorials are not a plugin anymore but an integral part of ReSharper. Select ReSharper | Help … Continue reading

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Null checking improvements in ReSharper 2017.2

Null checking is a very common task that ReSharper has always been helping to automate. Since the very first versions, ReSharper users had a whole bunch of context actions and quick-fixes at their disposal, such as Check parameter for null, Assert expression … 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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Getting started with Rider and Unity

We recently released Rider, a new IDE for C# and .NET developers. It runs cross platform, on Windows, Mac and Linux, and comes with built in support for Unity – code completion for event functions, inspections and quick-fixes for Unity code, … Continue reading

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Importing raw memory dumps in dotMemory 2017.2

Support for raw memory dumps was probably the most voted and long-awaited dotMemory feature. Finally, it’s available in dotMemory 2017.2! Indeed, there are cases when it’s impossible to profile a problematic application locally or remotely and take a regular dotMemory … Continue reading

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