Category Archives: Product Update

CodeSmith Generator 8.5 has Arrived!

CodeSmith Generator 8.5 is finally here after years of work with new features and improvements! Let’s take a look at some of the highlights, including full support for Visual Studio 2022, .NET 4.8, and many small improvements that will make your workflow even smoother. Download Now Visual Studio 2022 First and foremost, CodeSmith Generator 8.5 …Read More

CodeSmith Generator 8.5.0

New Features Visual Studio 2022 support.  Visual Studio support can be installed as a VSIX from the Visual Studio marketplace and can be automatically updated. Added support for .NET 4.8. You can now reference .NET 4.8 assembly references. Updated Visual Studio Keyboard shortcuts. Control+Alt+G, Control+Alt+E launches Template Explorer, Control+Alt+G, Control+Alt+U outputs ActiveSnippet usage, Control+Alt+G, Control+Alt+G expands an …Read More

CodeSmith Generator 8.0.1

New Features Added a new PostgreSQLSchemaProvider (Contrib Paul Welter). Bug Fixes Added additional error handling around saving documents in visual studio. Fixed a bug where extracting samples could fail without retrying. Many more minor bug fixes. Breaking Changes The installer no longer contains MSBuild support or Visual Studio Integration. If you are getting an error …Read More

CodeSmith Generator 8.0 has Arrived!

CodeSmith Generator 8.0 is here and it brings with it many great improvements. We’ve added Visual Studio 2017, C# 6, VB 14, and .NET 4.7 support, and made using CodeSmith Generator in CI / build server scenarios super simple. Also, a number of NuGet packages have been added to make it much easier to use …Read More

CodeSmith Generator 7.1.0

New Features Added support for Visual Studio 2015. Added SchemaSelector to allow easier selection of schema objects. Added new TypeScript templates. Bug Fixes Updated SqlCodeTemplate to handle new SQL Server native types. Fixed a bug where multiple unrelated dialog editors couldn’t be used in the propertygrid. Fixed a bug where the SQLAnywhereSchemaProvider didn’t differentiate functions from stored …Read More

CodeSmith Generator 7.0.2

New Features Added a new SQLAnywhereSchemaProvider (Contrib Steven Hyde). Added Gang of Four Design Pattern templates (Contrib Martin Hart Turner). Added support for json serialization of schema objects (E.G., TableSchema) for custom property types. The PLINQO-EF templates now have beta support for MySQL and SQL Anywhere and EF6 (there is a flag to turn EF6 …Read More

CodeSmith Generator 7.0.1

Bug Fixes Fixed an issue with case sensitive databases in SqlSchemaProvider. Fixed a bug where an exception would be thrown when trying to access Extended Properties when using SQL Azure with the SqlSchemaProvider. Fixed a bug where Visual Studio integration could fail due to an assembly binding failure. Many more minor bug fixes. Download Now

PLINQO for LINQ to SQL 5.2

Improvements Added support for .Net 4.5 and Visual Studio 2012/2013. Bug Fixes Fixed a bug where an exception would be thrown when trying to add an association that contains a column that was is not a supported db type (E.G., spatial types). Fixed a bug where Visual Studio Solutions wouldn’t open automatically. Fixed a bug …Read More

PLINQO for Entity Framework 1.3

Improvements Added support for .Net 4.5 and Visual Studio 2012/2013. Added NuGet support for the Entity Framework Templates. There have been many improvements to the naming conventions of properties and classes. Added the ability to Generate GetByKey() search criteria. This is controlled by setting Configuration.Instance.SearchCriteriaProperty.MethodKeySuffix to a string value. If MethodKeySuffix is null or empty …Read More