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.

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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Rider advanced debugging with breakpoints

A big part of our developer life is spent debugging code. Whether we like it or not, sometimes the only way to understand code is to run it and step through it step by step and see which values are … Continue reading

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ReSharper Ultimate 2017.2 is released

Please welcome ReSharper Ultimate 2017.2 RTM: this year’s second major update to a set of JetBrains .NET tools that includes ReSharper, ReSharper C++, dotCover, dotTrace, dotMemory, and dotPeek.

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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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