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How to Perform Git Code Review

Summary: This article will demonstrate a code review workflow when using Git as a repository and Review Assistant as a code review tool. You will learn how to set up an effective code review process and useful features for code review that our tool provides.

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New async Code Compare package for VS 2015-2019

When starting to work on this release of Code Compare, we set a goal to improve integration with the latest versions of Visual Studio by fully moving to asynchronous loading of our package. Due to this, now Code Compare is 35 percent more compact and loads faster not only in Visual Studio 2019 but also in Visual Studio 2017 and 2015, but we had to discontinue support for older versions of Visual Studio 2010-2013, which had been already outdated and their support slows down Code Compare development.

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How to perform code review in Visual Studio 2019

Summary: This article will demonstrate how code review workflow in Visual Studio 2019 can be more efficient with Review Assistant. We will introduce you to some great capabilities of our code review tool. (more…)

New Activation System with support for Customer Portal

When working on the new version of Code Compare, we mainly focused on implementing an effective licensing system and making paid license management more convenient.
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How to compare and merge source code in Visual Studio 2019

Summary: In this article, you will learn how to easily compare and merge source code using Code Compare in Visual Studio 2019.  In this post, we will provide examples demonstrating the basic capabilities of Code Compare and tasks it helps you effectively solve.

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Visual Studio 2019 Support in LINQ Insight 3.7 and T4 Editor 1.0.10

Devart is glad to announce the release of the LINQ Insight 3.7, our design-time LINQ debugger and profiling add-on for Visual Studio, and T4 Editor 1.0.10 – our free Visual Studio extension. New versions of Devart products offer you support for Visual Studio 2019. (more…)

Review Assistant and Code Compare now support Visual Studio 2019

When preparing the release of updated Review Assistant and Code Compare versions, our main objective was to support new Visual Studio 2019.

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Devart Products Win at Visual Studio Magazine 2019 Reader’s Choice Awards

We are super excited to inform our users that our products have become bronze winners at  Visual Studio Magazine 2019 Reader’s Choice Awards! (more…)

New Code Compare v5.0 with Greatly Improved Structural Comparison for C# 6.0/7.0 and VB

When we started working on the release of Code Compare, v5.0, we set ourselves the task of improving structural comparison for the latest versions of the C# and VB languages in Visual Studio 2017. As for earlier versions of  Visual Studio (2010-2015), the structural comparison will work as well, but the support is provided only for the language versions supported by a given version of Visual Studio. (more…)

New Review Assistant with Greatly Improved Review Workflow

When working on this release of Review Assistant, we focused on improving the process of performing code review. We have addressed a number of issues with the product UI, changed the statuses of reviews, added categories for comments to code and completely reworked email notifications.

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