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DotNetJunkies Just Published, April 28, 2007
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This plugin contains refactoring method "Move string to resource" and have some useful functions....
Code Climber, August 6, 2008
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ReSharper is one of the tools I couldnt live/code without, but when they designed it they didnt tested my current scenario: Im doing the assessment and refactoring of an application made of more than ...
Granville Barnett, December 19, 2007
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As I am working on a couple of projects that are based upon C# 3.0 and haven't got my copy of Resharper installed (it just bugs me like mad with C# 3.0!) I used the VS 2008 refactoring tools today for...
JohnPapa.net, October 24, 2005
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I've developed .NET applications with both of these products in the past and they both have some great features that save a ton of time. It had been a while though since I last did a comparison, so I ...
Marc's Musings, March 22, 2006
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Justin Palmer has done it again! Simplify the whole process of linking up behavior using CSS selectors. This time, though, support for events are included. This is like behavior.js with even more co...
Steven Smith, July 7, 2008
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Karl Seguin has an interesting post about using System.Func to fight repetitive code blocks, which actually addresses a pain point I've had for quite some time but had never acted on to fix. Whe...
ISerializable, June 11, 2006
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It feels like the VS.NET Add-in wars are coming this way again, and I'm glad. Here's what DevExpress had to say on this unofficial blog post:
"Just as a taster, how about these: Refactor! Pro ...
Granville Barnett, July 23, 2007
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MSTest has been the bane of my life recently - things are just going far to slow, the test results GUI freezes up and becomes totally unresponsive...so today I downloaded TestDriven.NET which I k...
Granville Barnett, February 17, 2008
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...well there still is none. I seem to be pressing commands in VS 2008 Win32 projects which would invoke pretty basic refactoring tools in C# and VB.NET but yet C++ has nothing! Now I know the VC guy...
Karl Seguin [MVP], September 12, 2009
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Writing effective unit tests is as much about the test itself as it is about the code under test. All the experience in the world isn't going to help you write clean and meaningful tests against h...
Steven Smith, August 28, 2009
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One of the ways we improve as software developers is through practice. Practice isnt just something thats done as you go about your job it has to be focused on improving your skills. ...
Rick Strahls WebLog, December 23, 2006
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Markus bugged me this morning about a problem with an import of a couple of assemblies using Html Help Builder. Html Help Builder can import assemblies and quickly create full documentation from the a...
ISerializable, July 12, 2012
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In this video (all the sessions are here), Raymond and I do a refactoring of the code, to something we like much more. We end up with code we can be more proud of, and the comtinued feedback of the te...
JohnPapa.net, June 26, 2008
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Just a quick code hit Ive been meaning to blog about Ive seen a lot of examples that implement the PropertyChanged event handler of the INotifyPropertyChanged interface. Most of them are de...
Fabrice's weblog, February 12, 2009
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This is just a quick post to make a plug for the Null Object design pattern. I don't think that it's used a lot, but it's useful to avoid a lot of issues.
It's very common to create or use methods and...
youve been HAACKED, September 10, 2007
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Not too long ago I wrote a blog post on some of the benefits of Duck Typing for C# developers. In that post I wrote up a simplified code sample demonstrating how you can cast the HttpContext to an int...
GotDotNet: New resources, April 12, 2006
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What is code refactoring? How can this new technology help me in my programming? Here's an article that discuses this....
Method ~ of ~ failed, May 10, 2009
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Ive seen a few comments/requests incoming lately that people like the ChildWindow control in the Silverlight SDK. This is a great control that creates a modal dialog for you. When you use it, it disab...
The ASPx Blog, December 30, 2007
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Want to learn more about the refactorings in Visual Studio 2008 from the lead developer? Dustin Campbell is doing a 12-day series on Visual Studio 2008 refactorings made specifically for Visual Basic ...
Steven Smith, November 14, 2008
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Actually they were announced a couple of days ago, but Ive been a bit too busy to blog. Eventually these will make it up on the CodeMash web site, but for now they are only listed on the events ...
The ASPx Blog, October 27, 2009
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Check out the CodeRush Metric Shader plugin video with Rory Becker. Rorys created for you another useful plugin that helps you visualize code metrics! Check out the video to see what I mean: Th...
The ASPx Blog, January 4, 2010
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Check out this review of the CodeRush Test Runner from Will Green: I've been using CodeRush Xpress since a little after it was first announced, and every new release has gotten better and be...
ISerializable, July 2, 2005
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Ayende has announced that he's released Rhino.Mocks v. 2.0: his own version of what he'd like in a Mock Object framework. I haven't yet got a chance to try it out, but it certainly sounds interesting!...
AspNetResources.com articles, news and updates, October 12, 2008
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The latest book by Bob Martin, Clean
Code, is a cross between Steve McConnell’s Code Complete, Martin Fowler’s Refactoring,
Joshua Kerievsky’s Refactoring
to Patterns, with some tidb...
Marc's Musings, June 14, 2006
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I have been asked so many times, so I'm putting the list here. I'll updated it from time to time, but this is my list:Analysis and DesignMartin Fowler's Analysis Patterns : Reusable Object Models appr...
Simple Talk, November 7, 2006
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Insights into SQL Refactor, a groundbreaking refactoring tool for SQL Server databases, from its architect and lead developer, Andrs Belokosztolszki....
Marc's Musings, February 20, 2006
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If you don't recognize the song, I'm ashamed of you...
And you may find yourself in a two bit startupAnd you may find yourself in another part of your careerAnd you may find yourself in control of ...
Chris Love's Official Blog - Professional ASP.NET, January 24, 2008
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One of my favorite tools is available for Visual Studio 2008, Refactor 2008 . If you do not know what Refactor is, it is a Visual Studio 2008 add-in that makes it very easy to refactor your code. That...
Federal Developer Weblog, February 20, 2008
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Microsoft has released a set of Power Tools for folks who use Visual Studio Team System 2008 Database Edition Power Tools. Here's the description of what's in this free download, and it's a lot! ...
The ASPx Blog, November 10, 2010
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Want to get that same great look that Googles Captcha has? Check out how easy it is to set up the ASPxCaptcha control to get that same look and feel: How? Heres 3 easy steps for the ASPxCaptcha: ...
Laurent Duveau, March 2, 2008
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The recently opened Visual Studio Gallery contains some free hidden Microsoft gems, Resource Refactoring Tool is one of them. Resource Refactoring Tool provides developers an easy way to extract hard ...
Brendan Kowitzs Web Log - Yes means I understand, however, it does not correspond to action., August 19, 2009
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On occasions Im sure Im one of many that take advantage of the CR_ClassCleaner plug-in for CodeRush.
For one reason or another the other day, I somehow managed to bork some of the shortcut keys which...
JohnPapa.net, December 18, 2008
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From the JetBrains web site I grabbed this info below that explains the latest features that the next release of Resharper should have. I love this tool, personally. Ive tried many refactoring tools a...
ISerializable, October 17, 2007
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I'm starting to take a look at VS 2008 and writing down some things that are still "not there": Renaming a class using the "Rename" refactoring still does not change the file name. Are you kiddin...
ASP.NET Daily Articles, September 17, 2006
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Learn about the fantastic refactoring tools in Visual Studio 2005 that will let you write better code faster....
Brendan Kowitzs Web Log - Yes means I understand, however, it does not correspond to action., September 3, 2009
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Recently Id had the opportunity to begin exploring code through the eyes of NDepend. Ive pointed NDepend at my code, open source projects, code at work, just about anything Ive had the time to load in...
The ASPx Blog, January 31, 2011
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Check out the "MVC GridView Extension" webinar video and learn how some great techniques to work with it and it's feature set: Agenda Topics I recommend watching this video because y...
Jeffrey Palermo, January 2, 2006
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I completed my first unit test with Rhino Mocks today. With well-designed code, one can pick apart a section, mock the interfaces it needs and run/debug/test it in isolation. This is a hug...
eXtensible mind, August 10, 2009
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Compile-time safety is always important, as it reduces the chances that a refactoring can break existing code that compiles successfully. This benefit took me previously to the path of using expressio...
AspNetResources.com articles, news and updates, July 9, 2006
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I’ve finished reading Jimmy
Nilsson’s recent book Applying Domain-Driven
Design and Patterns: With Examples in C# and .NET.
My first impression is that the book lacks focus. Jimmy talks ...
.Avery Blog, October 21, 2006
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We are using NHibernate on a big project at work and one of the optimizations we often find ourselves making is creating a lighter object and returning that instead of our full objects for searches an...
the telerik blogs, July 4, 2008
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If you like us are passionate user of ReSharper you know that ReSharper "did not like" when a class' namespace did not correspond to the directory structure the file belongs to. To illustrat...
youve been HAACKED, June 20, 2007
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Testing code written for the web is challenging. Especially code that makes use of the ASP.NET intrinsic objects such as the HttpRequest object. My goal is to make testing such code easier. A while ...
the telerik blogs, November 18, 2009
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It's my pleasure to announce the youngest member of the Telerik product family - JustCode, a code analysis and refactoring tool. Actually "youngest" is not the most correct word to use because JustC...
Did it with .NET, October 24, 2009
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Now that Visual Studio
2010 Beta 2 is finally out the door, Ive had a bit more time to spend coding
on some of my personal projects. Yesterday, I happened upon a cool trick while using
XML-BLOG, June 17, 2006
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Wow, only two days after its beta debut MarkaBoo gets a mention on Planet Ajaxian courtesy of Emily Chang. I guess I’d better get started on that refactoring effort! ;) One of the things I enjoy...
XML-BLOG, July 9, 2006
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Lots of goodies in this new release. Here’s a rundown:
By popular demand, we’ve added the ability to export your bookmarks in browser-friendly format. Clicking on the...
DevX: .NET Feed, April 13, 2007
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Find out how to use VS.NET 2005's Refactoring engine to improve the structure and readability of your C# source code while preserving its functionality....
MrDaves (David Yack) Blog!, March 4, 2006
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As the RTM of Team System gets closer and closer Brian Harry posted about Team System and the Future. A small but important comment in that post is Team System entered “escrow”. ...
Cyrus Blather, July 2, 2005
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I posted a blog post from JavaOne where i stated: "I did try out
several of [Netbean's] refactorings, and was pleased with them for the
However, i tried a rename refactoring th...