Friday, 4 February 2011

CodeRush Xpress for C# Developers

Worryingly few people seem to be aware that DevExpress have released a free version of their CodeRush tool.

Read the original announcement from DevExpress here: http://www.devexpress.com/Home/Announces/CodeRushXpress.xml

Get the tool now: http://www.devexpress.com/coderushx

To quote from the original announcement:

The following Integrated Code Navigation features are available to you and your team free-of-charge:

  • Duplicate Line
  • Highlight All References
  • Increase or Reduce Selection
  • Smart Clipboard Operations
  • Generate from Using (TDD)
  • Quick Navigation Window
  • Quick File Navigation

In addition, CodeRush Xpress Ships with the following 25 Code Refactorings:

Add Block Delimiters -- Combine Conditionals -- Compress to Lambda Expression -- Compress to Ternary Expression -- Convert to Auto-implemented Property -- Convert to Initializer -- Create Backing Store -- Decompose Initializer -- Decompose Parameter -- Expand Lambda Expression -- Expand Ternary Expression -- Extract Method -- Flatten Conditional -- Inline Delegate -- Inline Temp -- Introduce Local -- Make Explicit -- Make Implicit -- Move Type to File -- Name Anonymous Method -- Name Anonymous Type -- Reverse Conditional -- Split Conditional -- Use String.Format -- Use StringBuilder

1 comment:

Alex said...

BTW, this announcement is pretty old. The current free CodeRush Xpress release has been improved and contains many more features for declaring, navigating and refactoring your code. For example, there are over 60 refactorings right now.