• 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 OS X Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

    • Discontinued Xamarin was bought by Microsoft and is now part of Visual Studio.
  • Rainglow

    A collection of over 320 synax color themes created by Dayle Rees for a variety of different editors and software.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD MacDown Xcode iTerm2 Visual Studio Code ... Slack Vim Sublime Text Coda Atom Microsoft Visual Studio Sequel Pro

  • 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 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

  • SQL Prompt

    SQL Prompt Pro strips away the repetition of coding by making writing, formatting, and refactoring SQL effortless.

     

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    Commercial Windows SQL Server Management Studio Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Windows Template Studio

    Windows Template Studio quickly builds a UWP app, using a wizard-based UI to turn your needs into a foundation of Windows 10 patterns and best practices.

     

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    Free Open Source Windows 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

  • Productivity Power Tools

    A set of extensions to Visual Studio 2012 Professional (and above) which improves developer productivity.

     

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    Free Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • VisualGDB

    VisualGDB is Microsoft Visual Studio add-in that integrates GCC and GDB into Visual Studio. It supports embedded firmware, Linux applications, native Android code and many more.

     

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    Commercial Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • VSCommands

    VSCommands extends Microsoft Visual Studio with powerfull features and tools.

     

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    Free Personal Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

    • Discontinued Official website/app unavailable.
  • 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

  • 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

  • AnyStatus extension for Visual Studio

    Monitor the health, status and availability of servers, continuous integration builds and services. Get notified immediately when status changes occur.

     

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    Free Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • 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

  • 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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    Free 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

  • RockScroll for Visual Studio

    When I came to Microsoft I saw a really cool tool being used internally and immediately wanted to work with the author, Rocky Downs (who is blogless, but exceeding talented), to get it released.

     

    Free Windows .NET Framework Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Ensemble Tofino

    Ensemble Tofino for Visual Studio is a plugin that enables .NET developers to create Flex front ends for their applications in the same IDE that they normally use.

     

    Free Windows 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

  • Telerik JustCode

    JustCode is a Visual Studio extension that offers instant .NET code error check and analysis, 30+ refactorings, code generation, code cleaning, quick hints and much more.

     

    Commercial Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

    • Discontinued See notice: http://www.telerik.com/products/justcode-sunsetting
  • 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 OS X Windows Linux Microsoft Visual Studio

  • wingdb

    Debugging with GNU Project Debugger under Visual Studio. WinGDB is an extension for Visual Studio allowing to develop programs with GNU tools.

     

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    Commercial Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

  • GroupDocs.Metadata for .NET

    GroupDocs.Metadata for .NET provides public classes and interfaces to create, manipulate, clean, search and compare metadata associated with Microsoft Office Document, Email, PDF and Image formats.

     

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    Commercial Mac OS X Windows Linux MonoDevelop Mono Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Open Dynamics Engine

    ODE is an open source, high performance library for simulating rigid body dynamics. It is fully featured, stable, mature and platform independent with an easy to use C/C++ API.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet BSD iPad ... iOS Solaris OpenSolaris MinGW Microsoft Visual Studio GNU Make

  • Release Management for Visual Studio

    Release Management for Visual Studio is a continuous delivery solution that automates the release process through various environments all the way to production.

     

    Commercial Windows Microsoft Visual Studio