Rider 2022.1 Comes With Full Unreal Engine Support and Remote Development
Hello everyone, Our first release of the year, Rider 2022.1 is now available. You can download it from the JetBrains website, install it via the Toolbox App, or use this snap package from the SnapCraft store (if you are using a compatible Linux distro). We initially dubbed Rider 2022.1 a quality release with a focus on fine-tuning features and fixing bugs, but there are also some new features in the release build. Let’s check it out! Game development with Unreal Engine and Unity Rider is already widely used in the Unity development world, and it now comes deeply integrated with
Rider 2021.3 Goes Beta
We’re quickly approaching the last major release of the year, and the Beta version of Rider 2021.3 is now available. You can download it from our website, get it from our free Toolbox App, or use this snap package (for Ubuntu). This build is free to use and no license is required. The Beta build ships with all of the changes introduced in our Early Access Program builds. Some of them were already covered in previous blog posts, so feel free to check out the details by following the links. Here are the key updates in Rider 2021.3 Beta: Support for the .NET 6 SDK, including Hot Reload
Updated Debugging Experience, UWP Apps, and Debug Windows Docker containers in Rider 2021.3
For Rider, 2021 is the year of debugging, debugging, debugging! In July’s 2021.2 EAP release, we've made several Blazor debugging updates. Now we’re following up with even more excellent debugging improvements in our current 2021.3 Early Access Preview (EAP) release. It includes an updated UI for the debugger tool window, debugging of UWP applications, and the ability to debug applications running in Windows Docker containers. Debugger UI Update It is absolutely essential that developers have a good debugging experience. So we’ve done a bit of work and updated the Debug tool wind
Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Docker – Webinar Recording
The recording of our webinar, Absolute Beginner's Guide to Docker, with Jonathan Turner, is now available. Subscribe to our community newsletter to receive notifications about future webinars. Are you tired of hearing people gush about how great Docker, Kubernetes and containers are and not knowing exactly what they’re talking about? Have you heard about how amazing Docker is, but don’t know where to get started? This session may be for you. In this session we’ll take an absolute beginner’s guide approach to Docker. We’ll go over a little about what Docker is, the diff
Webinar: Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Docker
Join us Thursday, June 24, 2021, 16:00 - 17:00 CEST (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT or check other timezones) for our free live webinar, Absolute Beginner's Guide to Docker, with Jonathan Turner. Register now and get a reminder, or join on YouTube Are you tired of hearing people gush about how great Docker, Kubernetes and containers are and not knowing exactly what they’re talking about? Have you heard about how amazing Docker is, but don’t know where to get started? This session may be for you. In this session we’ll take an absolute beginner’s guide approach to Docker. We’ll
Rider 2021.1: Updates to Docker and C# Support, Scaffolding in ASP.NET, and More!
Hello everyone, We’ve just released Rider 2021.1. Let’s see what’s inside. Update to Docker Support Adding Docker support to a project in Rider is now easier – you can generate the Dockerfile while creating a new project. Just select Docker Support in the New project dialog. If you want to add a Dockerfile to an existing project, use Add | Docker Support in the context menu for a project in the Solution Explorer tool window. Rider can also run Dockerfiles generated by Visual Studio with no additional changes required from you. Scaffolding for ASP.NET There’s good news for developers who work
Rider 2021.1 Reaches Beta!
Good news, everyone! Today we released Rider 2021.1 Beta. This means that we are on the homestretch of the major release. This build is packed with all the features that will soon be available with the official 2021.1 release. Let’s take a look at what’s coming. Docker support Adding Docker support to a project in Rider is now easier – select “Docker Support” on the “new project” dialog or use Add | Docker Support, which can be found in the context menu for an existing project in the Solution Explorer tool window. Out of the box, Rider can now run Dockerfiles generated by Visual Studio.
Generate Dockerfile for .NET Applications with Rider
The modern development stack continues to evolve, bringing along with it incredible conveniences for developers. Arguably, one of the most significant advancements has been the ability to containerize applications. The ability to define, develop, and deploy applications within a reproducible environment gives developers more confidence to deliver a quality application experience for users. Docker has been at the forefront of the container revolution, helping developers adopt the new skill into their workflow. Containers are a great tool, regardless of the approach: whether we're creating tradi
Docker Compose, edit & continue for C# 8 and more debugger updates in Rider 2019.3
Great news! If you are using our latest Rider 2019.3 release, you get to enjoy various debugger updates! .NET apps running with Docker Compose can be debugged with Rider, an update to edit & continue adds C# 8 support, and we've improved the user experience for exception settings. The debugger tool window received some updates as well, with recursive Pin to Top evaluation and the Jump to Type Source action. And we've made some enhancements to remote debugging as well. In other words: a great excuse for a blog post with more details! Let's have a look. (more…)
Rider 2019.3 Release Is Out!
Hello everyone, We published Rider 2019.3 just moments ago. Let’s walk through the key improvements in this update which the Rider team has focused on for the last four months. Let’s highlight the most important features in this release: (more…)
Rider 2019.3 Early Access Program is Open!
Hello everyone, Are you looking for something new to try in Rider to help you become a more productive developer? Then we have something great for you! We’ve just started the Early Access Program for Rider 2019.3! In the first EAP build, you will find a highly requested feature in the debugger, lots of improvements in performance, initial support for MongoDB, and a timeline for GitHub Pull Requests. Sound intriguing yet? Let’s have a closer look at what we have in Rider 2019.3 EAP 1: (more…)
A better look at Dockerfiles: creating a container with Rider
As we have seen in our previous post, Docker is a technology that allows you to create containers, which are units of software containing the environment and all the dependencies needed to develop, test, or deploy an app. In this post, we’ll use a pre-existing image containing the resources necessary to develop apps using ASP.NET and add our own app to it for deployment. But before we start, we’ll need to configure Rider to use Docker. (more…)