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.

Better null checks, string formatting and path completion with JetBrains Annotations

In the previous blog post of our series around using JetBrains Annotations to improve Rider (and ReSharper’s) code analysis, code completion and navigation, we looked at some background: what are these annotations? And how do we add them to our source … Continue reading

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What are JetBrains Annotations – and how to get them?

In our previous blog post, we looked at an example of using JetBrains Annotations. We saw they are an easy way to improve Rider (and ReSharper’s) code analysis, code completion and navigation by adding some simple hints in our code, … Continue reading

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Improving Rider and ReSharper code analysis using JetBrains Annotations

One of the common questions we often get when meeting our users is this: “Can you show me something I did not know about Rider or ReSharper?” A great example would probably be the use of JetBrains Annotations – an easy way … Continue reading

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Introduce variable, iterate and merge back deconstruction

In our previous post, we’ve looked more closely at and how ReSharper 2018.1 and Rider 2018.1 help maintain consistency when using deconstructing declarations and discards. This time, let’s check out how ReSharper (and Rider) can assist us with introducing variables, … Continue reading

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Embrace deconstruction with ReSharper 2018.1

Deconstruction is a great feature that was introduced with C# 7. A while ago, we showed how ReSharper (and Rider) can help generate deconstructors for us. ReSharper 2018.1 adds even more enhanced support to fully embrace the elegance and power of deconstructions … Continue reading

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Navigation improvements in ReSharper 2018.1

Our latest release of ReSharper 2018.1 includes improvements in navigation. We will be looking at several navigation features for Go To that have been improved. Go To File Member ReSharper’s ability to move through the members with a file of … Continue reading

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Rider 2018.1 is released!

Please welcome the new spring release of Rider! Our team has worked hard to make your experience with Rider even smoother and more enjoyable. Download JetBrains Rider 2018.1, or read on for release highlights.

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Run Unity tests in Rider 2018.1

In our last couple of posts about new Unity features in Rider 2018.1, we’ve seen that updating our Unity editor plugin to be smarter now allows us to control play mode, and bring the Unity console directly into Rider. In this series: Control Unity editor … Continue reading

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ReSharper Ultimate 2018.1 is available for download

Today we are ready to introduce the first major release of ReSharper Ultimate family for this year – please welcome ReSharper Ultimate 2018.1! ReSharper gets a significant number of bug fixes (based on more than 260 requests) and a bunch … Continue reading

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Introducing the JetBrains redistributable of MSBuild

Over the past year, JetBrains Rider has become the primary IDE for many .NET developers. Many of our users have been asking us about how they can develop and build their applications without having Visual Studio 2017 installed. The answer is … Continue reading

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