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.

Edit & Continue, Just-in-time Debugging, and more debugger improvements in Rider 2019.1

Probably the most fundamental technique in software development is Changing Stuff and Seeing What Happens. Rider 2019.1 EAP brings new features and several fixes for its powerful debugger, including edit-and-continue functionality and just-in-time debugging. Edit & Continue One of the … Continue reading

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Breadcrumbs, structural navigation, parameter info tooltips and more editor improvements in Rider 2019.1

With the new Rider 2019.1 EAP builds, we bring more goodies to the editor that help us navigating and understanding our code much faster. This includes the popular breadcrumbs navigation, structural navigation originally introduced with ReSharper, revised summary and parameter … Continue reading

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Code Coverage on macOS and Linux in Rider 2019.1

Rider 2019.1 brings a lot of good news for macOS and Linux users: our profiling and code coverage tools are now supported (to varying degrees) on macOS and Linux. In this post, we’ll dive deeper into the code coverage updates … Continue reading

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JetBrains .NET Day Online – A virtual .NET event on Thursday, May 16, 2019

JetBrains .NET Day Online is a free virtual event that takes place on Thursday, May 16, 2019. The event features 6 sessions and runs from 13:00 – 21:30 CEST (07:00 – 15:30 EDT – check your time zone). Community speakers will be covering topics … Continue reading

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Unit Testing Improvements in Rider 2019.1

In the latest Rider 2019.1 Early Access Preview (EAP) builds, we made a number of improvements to unit testing – in the overall performance as well as the UI/UX experience. For example, it’s now possible to run tests from Find Usages, making it easy to find … Continue reading

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Profiling Mono and Mono Unity Apps on Windows, macOS, and Linux

Back in Rider 2018.3, we added a performance profiler to Rider. As we try to deliver new features as quickly as possible, the integrated profiler had some limitations: it only supported the profiling of .NET Framework and .NET Core applications … Continue reading

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ReSharper Ultimate 2019.1 EAP4 Supports Visual Studio 2019 RTM

Hi there, As you may know, Microsoft is launching Visual Studio 2019 today. We are happy to introduce a ReSharper Ultimate 2019.1 EAP4 build which is fully compatible with the release build of Visual Studio 2019. Come and grab ReSharper … Continue reading

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Export EditorConfig Code Style, Optimize References for SDK Projects, and More ReSharper 2019.1 EAP Updates

The latest ReSharper 2019.1 Early Access Preview (EAP) and Rider 2019.1 EAP builds come with a number of improvements to formatting and code cleanup. ReSharper can export code style settings to EditorConfig. In the editor, pressing backspace returns to the proper indent position … Continue reading

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Run static methods from gutter, IL Viewer, install SDKs and more improvements in Rider 2019.1

When we announced the latest Rider 2019.1 EAP build, we covered the highlights of this upcoming release. In this post, we’ll look at some smaller yet useful additions that we will ship in Rider 2019.1. We can now run static methods from … Continue reading

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Running and debugging ASP.NET Core apps in IIS Express with Rider

Let’s cut to the chase: the latest Rider 2019.1 EAP build supports running ASP.NET Core apps in IIS Express! There’s launchSettings.json support for IIS Express. We’ve added a settings page to help verify IIS Express is installed, including prerequisites. Oh, and we also … Continue reading

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