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 10.0.2 EAP

As we continue working on critical issues discovered in ReSharper 10, today we open the Early Access Program for ReSharper Ultimate 10.0.2. The initial EAP build is mostly about Unit Testing, it comes with fixes to such issues as inabilty … Continue reading

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Continuous Testing in dotCover and ReSharper Ultimate

Over the last couple of years, continuous testing has been the top anticipated dotCover feature. Now, the wait is finally over as dotCover 10 supports continuous testing in Visual Studio! Before we move on to the nitty-gritty details to show … Continue reading

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ReSharper Ultimate 10.0.1

Are you having issues with ReSharper 10, particularly in terms of unit testing, performance in web applications and/or red code in UWP applications? If you are, please download ReSharper 10.0.1, a bugfix update which addresses all the major issues that … Continue reading

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Optimizing Load Balancing in PLINQs with ReSharper Ultimate

When filtering large amounts of data, using a PLINQ instead of a sequential LINQ can provide significant performance boosts. Still, optimal parallelization is quite a complex task that depends on a variety of factors, such as the number of CPU … Continue reading

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ReSharper 10 critical issues and fix schedule

Following the release of ReSharper 10.0 last week, we have received a great deal of feedback, and unfortunately a lot of it was negative. Upon analyzing the feedback, it looks like unit testing is the most affected area. Hot issues … Continue reading

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ReSharper Ultimate 10 EAP 5

Last Friday saw the release of a new ReSharper Ultimate 10 EAP build. Highlights of EAP 5 include notable changes in ReSharper and dotMemory, as well as dotTrace integrating its Timeline profiling functionality right in Visual Studio. ReSharper Revised Stack Trace … Continue reading

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All ReSharper Ultimate tools bumped up to version 10

If you have started to use ReSharper 10 EAP (build 4 or later), a strange detail might have caught your attention: Wut? Is it a bug? OK, ReSharper was meant to be versioned 10 but other Ultimate tools clearly weren’t. … Continue reading

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Details on dotTrace, dotCover, dotMemory licensing changes

tl;dr Starting November 2, dotTrace, dotCover and dotMemory will only be licensed as part of ReSharper Ultimate If you’re not licensed to dotTrace, dotCover and/or dotMemory, you can safely ignore this post There are reasons behind this change To figure … Continue reading

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ReSharper 10 EAP 4

This past weekend we have published a new ReSharper 10 EAP build, along with compatible builds of other ReSharper Ultimate tools. This time notable changes are available in ReSharper, ReSharper C++ and dotPeek. Let’s see exactly what the latest EAP … Continue reading

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Taking Memory Snapshots by Condition in dotMemory 4.4

While dotMemory 4.4 is primarily focused on dotMemory Unit 2.0, it also brings a number of useful updates. One such improvement is the ability to take memory snapshots only when a certain condition occurs. The most common use case for … Continue reading

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