ReSharper vs Visual Studio: What are the differences?
What is ReSharper? A Visual Studio extension for .NET and web developers. It is a popular developer productivity extension for Microsoft Visual Studio. It automates most of what can be automated in your coding routines. It finds compiler errors, runtime errors, redundancies, and code smells right as you type, suggesting intelligent corrections for them.
What is Visual Studio? State-of-the-art tools and services that you can use to create great apps for devices, the cloud, and everything in between. Visual Studio is a suite of component-based software development tools and other technologies for building powerful, high-performance applications.
ReSharper can be classified as a tool in the "Tools for Text Editors" category, while Visual Studio is grouped under "Integrated Development Environment".
Microsoft, Starbucks, and Intuit are some of the popular companies that use Visual Studio, whereas ReSharper is used by Making Waves, Petra, and AutoGuru. Visual Studio has a broader approval, being mentioned in 678 company stacks & 1011 developers stacks; compared to ReSharper, which is listed in 5 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.
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