Visual Assist X dramatically reduces application development time with key new features and improvements to existing features in Visual Studio, allowing you to: Visual Assist increases automation, simplifies navigation and displays vital information as you develop. The features are so well integrated into the IDE that it is difficult to distinguish what Visual Assist X provides and what is built into the IDE. One thing is certain, you like your IDE more when Visual Assist X is installed. Visual Assist X provides assistance for all of the programming languages of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and Microsoft Visual Studio .NET, including C/C++, C#, ASP, Visual Basic, Java and HTML. The product also offers assistance for C/C++ users of Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0 and 5.0.
- Develop new code faster with fewer errors.
- Quickly understand existing code.
- Refactor existing code making it easier to read and cheaper to maintain.
- Eliminate time spent searching by allowing instant navigation to any file, symbol or reference.
Visual Assist works seamlessly across all languages in your solution: C++ C# VB
Visual Assist works in current and legacy versions of Visual Studio: VS2008 VS2005 VS2003 VS2002 VC6
Over 50 time-saving features such as
- VA Outline new! allows you to navigate, organize and refactor code easily
- Acronyms, Suggestions, VA Snippets help you create code faster
- Enhanced Error Detection and Correction catches errors before you compile
- Refactor easily in ALL languages
- Enhanced IntelliSense and Hovering Class Browser help decipher complex code
- Navigate easily to any file, method, or symbol
- Find References faster in ALL languages
- Enhanced Syntax Coloring helps you read code faster
- And much more...
Most features of Visual Assist X work in all Microsoft IDEs and all programming languages. Several features are available only for specific languages, typically because they do not apply in some languages. A few features implemented for Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0 are already part of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and .NET.
(VS2012+) Fix for flicker in VA Nav Bar (case=85333)
(VS2012+) VA Step Filter no longer causes custom .natstepfilter rules to be ignored when installing VA via .exe installer. (case=85576)
Fixed auto type deduction in method scopes that are dependent upon using namespace statements. (case=85849)
Added setting to disable VA Smart Suggestions on Suggestions page of VA Options dialog (case=85062)
Fixed Move Implementation when a line comment follows the function "head." (case=30651)
Fixed coloring of extern struct forward declarations. (case=55770)
Fixed problem in which the reparse of a header file broke an instantiated smart pointer used in the source file. (case=62858)
Fixed parsing of auto variable that is initialized via a template function. (case=78153, case=85112)
Fixed Move Implementation for constructors that C++11 style member initialization lists. (case=79737)
Goto no longer targets using statements. (case=80352, case=85587)
Fix for parameter suggestion list when parameter contains more than one default parameter value. (case=83095)
Improvements for refactorings on code that is dependent upon using namespace statements. (case=84744)
Fix for intermittent failure of VA to load VA Nav Bar while navigating VS find results toolwindow. (case=85010)
Fixed parsing of line continuation on line comments. (case=85222)
C++11 "noexcept" no longer breaks VA Outline. (case=85266)
Fixed case in which Add Include targeted an unexpected header file due to presence of a using statement. (case=85360)
Fix for auto type deduction failure on const autos. (case=85906)
Fix for Create From Usage type inference when method parameters have default values. (case=86091)
Fixed refactorings when Q_DECL_FINAL is used. (case=86040)
Improved messaging during VA Step Filter feature enable/disable state transitions. (case=85982)
Improved handling of cancel during prolonged expand all operations in VA View HCB. (case=85581)
(VC6-VS2008) Fix for loss of coloring in the Find Symbol In Solution dialog. (regression in 2047) (case=86678)