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.

What’s New in dotCover 2017.3

Like all other products in the ReSharper Ultimate lineup, dotCover gets its set of improvements in the 2017.3 release. Let’s check them out. Improved Show Covering Statements action Before 2017.3, after you used Show Covering Tests (Ctrl+Alt+K,T) in the editor, … Continue reading

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Improved object search in dotMemory

When you explore a memory snapshot, it’s never easy to find the object you need. A typical application operates millions of objects, which means a memory profiler must offer adequate searching capabilities. Before dotMemory 2017.3, object set views provided only … Continue reading

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Simultaneous debugging of JavaScript and .NET code with Rider

Thanks to the concept of Run/Debug configurations, Rider makes it easy to switch between projects we want to debug in the IDE. Using compound Run/Debug configurations, we can even debug multiple projects at the same time (see our debugging series for … Continue reading

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Navigation and search updates in ReSharper 2017.3

In ReSharper 2017.3, we made a number of improvements to the navigation experience. There’s the new navigate to breakpoints and a couple of other debugger-related navigation features, several UI and usability updates to the Find Results tool window making it easier to … Continue reading

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Linking to external resources in ReSharper to-do items

ReSharper comes with a To-do Explorer that makes working with TODO comments in code easier. We’ve seen we can navigate and manage to-do items, export them to a file, and define our own to-do patterns. In this post, let’s look at what ReSharper 2017.3 … Continue reading

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Defining to-do patterns in ReSharper

In our previous post about working with to-do items in ReSharper, we looked at the fact that many code bases have TODO comments in code. We saw how to use ReSharper (and Rider) to find and navigate them. What if we want … Continue reading

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Working with to-do items in ReSharper

Have you ever had the need to place a TODO comment in code? Most of us will have. TODO comments are often a temporary reminder to ourselves, a pointer that tells us to continue work on something after finishing something else. A TODO can be a bug, … Continue reading

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Rider 2017.3 is released

The Rider team has been on fire lately, and in an unprecedented sprint, the folks have just come up with their third major release in the span of 5 months: please welcome Rider 2017.3 RTM.

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ReSharper Ultimate 2017.3.1 bugfix is available!

We’ve just published the first bugfix update for the latest release – download ReSharper Ultimate 2017.3.1. ReSharper 2017.3.1 makes Accept Privacy Policy work again even if “active scripting” is disabled in IE options on your machine (RSRP-467663). It also fixes … Continue reading

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Project templates in Rider 2017.3

Since the first Rider 2017.3 EAP build a few weeks back, we’ve made a number of incremental changes and improvements to project templates in Rider. When creating a new solution or project, Rider gives us a number of templates by default: Instead … Continue reading

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