Tag Archives: Visual Studio

Linking to external resources in ReSharper to-do items

ReSharper comes with a To-do Explorer that makes working with TODO comments in code easier. We’ve seen we can navigate and manage to-do items, export them to a file, and define our own to-do patterns. In this post, let’s look at what ReSharper 2017.3 … Continue reading

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Defining to-do patterns in ReSharper

In our previous post about working with to-do items in ReSharper, we looked at the fact that many code bases have TODO comments in code. We saw how to use ReSharper (and Rider) to find and navigate them. What if we want … Continue reading

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Working with to-do items in ReSharper

Have you ever had the need to place a TODO comment in code? Most of us will have. TODO comments are often a temporary reminder to ourselves, a pointer that tells us to continue work on something after finishing something else. A TODO can be a bug, … Continue reading

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ReSharper’s Extract Method refactoring with better C# 6 and C# 7 support

If you are using the latest ReSharper 2017.3 EAP build, you may have noticed a few changes in the Extract Method refactoring, which now comes with better support for C# 6 and C# 7. Support for local functions has been added, there’s now … Continue reading

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Configuring code formatting from code selection with ReSharper

In our previous posts, we looked at a few examples of the various improvements we made to the code formatting engine in ReSharper 2017.3 EAP and Rider 2017.3 EAP. While we now have great control over how our source code is formatted, … Continue reading

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Aligning code in columns with ReSharper and Rider

In our previous post, we looked at how we can use different code styles for different blocks of code in ReSharper 2017.3 EAP and Rider 2017.3 EAP. In this post, we will look at some other improvements to the code formatting engine, … Continue reading

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Different code styles for different code blocks in ReSharper and Rider

In the previous post about the ReSharper and Rider code formatting engine, we saw an overview of new functionality that is available. In this post, it’s time to get our hands dirty and look at a couple of things in … Continue reading

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Code formatting engine updates in ReSharper and Rider

Over the past few ReSharper releases, we completely rewrote our code formatting engine. By doing this rewrite, we are able to iterate and innovate more rapidly. In the latest ReSharper 2017.3 EAP releases, we have started to build on top of … Continue reading

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ReSharper 2017.3 brings the debugger into the editor

While debugging, we often have to work with lots of information. We have the autos, locals and watches tool window to look at, code in our editor, … This overdose of information and switching between looking at code and at … 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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