• JetBrains ReSharper

    JetBrains ReSharper for Visual Studio redefines the notions of developer productivity and code editing usability as applied to .NET.

     

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    Commercial Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Visual Studio Express

    Visual Studio Express Edition is a slimmed-down version of Visual Studio only supporting C#, but is better for beginners.

     

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    Free Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

    • Discontinued Microsoft announced that Visual Studio Express 2017 will be the final version of Visual Studio Express and encourages users to look at the other free development options offered such as https://alternativeto.net/software/visual-studio-code/ and Visual Studio Community
  • PlatformIO

    An open source ecosystem for IoT development. Cross-platform IDE and unified debugger. Remote unit testing and firmware updates.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux CLion Visual Studio Code Eclipse Qt Creator Vim ... Sublime Text GNU Emacs NetBeans Atom Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Xamarin Studio

    Type intelligently World-class code completion unlocks the iOS, Android, and OS X APIs. Quickly look up methods and types, and discover API functionality. Find bugs quickly Debug in a simulator or on a device.

     

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    Freemium Mac Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

    • Discontinued Xamarin was bought by Microsoft and is now part of https://alternativeto.net/software/visual-studio/
  • NuGet

    NuGet is a Visual Studio extension that makes it easy to install and update open source libraries and tools in Visual Studio.

     

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    Free Open Source Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • PVS-Studio

    PVS-Studio is a static analyzer that detects errors in source code of C, C++ and C# applications.

     

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    Commercial $ $ $ Windows Linux MinGW GCC C Preprocessor (cpp) Microsoft Visual Studio clang

  • CatLight

    CatLight shows build status notifications in your tray on Windows, OS X and Linux. It can get build status from Jenkins, AppVeyor, Travis CI, TFS and VSTS.

     

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    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux Microsoft Visual Studio

  • VisualSVN

    VisualSVN is a Visual Studio plug-in that integrates Subversion and TortoiseSVN seamlessly with Visual Studio. VisualSVN virtually eliminates the management of your project source code files within Subversion.

     

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    Commercial Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Visual Assist X

    Visual Assist X dramatically reduces application development time with key new features and improvements to existing features in Visual Studio.

     

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    Commercial Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • JSHint

    JSHint is a tool to detect errors and potential problems in JavaScript code and can be used to enforce coding conventions.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Eclipse Vim Notepad++ Sublime Text ... gedit TextMate GNU Emacs ShiftEdit Brackets Komodo Edit Microsoft Visual Studio JetBrains ReSharper

  • GroupDocs.Assembly

    GroupDocs.Assembly is a LINQ based reporting engine which brings the power of underlying C# syntax of LINQ queries to serve report generation needs of an organization.

     

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    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Mono Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Deleaker

    Deleaker is a standalone application and a useful extension for Visual Studio 2005, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2017, that helps you to analyze programming errors, many of which are unique to Visual C++ and .Net.

     

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    Commercial Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Codealike

    With Codealike track all your coding activity without effort. Powerful metrics for high performance software developers. Available for Visual Studio 2010, Visual Studio 2012, Visual Studio 2013 and Eclipse.

     

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    Freemium Windows Linux Web Eclipse Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Koders.com

    Koders is a syntax-specific (33 languages, soon to be 43) open source code search engine that enables developers to find, understand, and use open source code.

     

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    Free Web Eclipse Microsoft Visual Studio

    • Discontinued Koders was merged with Ohloh
  • Python Tools For Visual Studio

    PTVS is a free/OSS plugin that turns Visual Studio into a Python IDE.

     

    Free Open Source Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • AnkhSVN

    AnkhSVN is a Subversion SourceControl Provider for Visual Studio. The software allows you to perform the most common version control operations directly from inside the Microsoft Visual Studio IDE.

     

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    Free Open Source Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • TeeChart for .NET

    TeeChart for .NET Charting Controls offer full set of Chart types and a combination Gauge types for dashboard applications. Support Windows Forms, ASP.NET Core MVC, HTML5, WPF, UWP and Xamarin iOS, Android & Forms.

     

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    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Windows S Android Tablet Windows Phone ... iPad .NET Framework Microsoft Visual Studio

  • MultiBrowser

    MultiBrowser (or Multi-Browser Viewer) is a cross browser and functional web testing software tool, using REAL standalone browsers, an accurate mobile emulator and integrates seamlessly with Visual Studio and Selenium for automated testing.

     

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    Commercial Windows Windows 10 Windows 7 Windows 8 Microsoft Visual Studio

  • OzCode

    OzCode is a reliable productivity tool that helps identify and fix bugs during C# debugging. OzCode saves time and effort and ensures that your debugging experience is effective and efficient.

     

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    Freemium Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • waf

    Waf is a Python-based framework for configuring, compiling and installing applications.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Xcode Eclipse Microsoft Visual Studio

  • CodeRush

    CodeRush, formerly Refactor! Pro, makes it easier to see what's going on with complex code, so you can move forward and spend less time wandering and wondering.

     

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    Commercial Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • IntelliDebugger

    IntelliDebugger is an extension of Visual Studio that aims to simplify code debugging.

     

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    Commercial Windows .NET Framework Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Codinion

    Enhanced C# syntax highlighting. Symbol searchbar for better navigation in files. Solution file and symbol search dialog. Visual Studio Banner for working with same solutions in different branches.

     

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    Commercial $ $ $ Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • DevExpress Universal

    Universal controls toolkit to building apps for Winform, ASP.NET, WPF, Windows 10 App, HTML5.

     

    Commercial Windows Microsoft Visual Studio