Refactoring Essentials

The premier free Visual Studio 2015 extension for C# and VB.NET refactorings, including code best practice analyzers to improve your projects.

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You got the community edition of Visual Studio? Get the community's refactorings!


Make your code better, easier to read and so much more. For C# and VB!

Analyzers & Fixes

Get recommendations about how to improve the quality of your code - plus the fixes!

Open Source

Our code is MIT-licensed, feel free to look around and contribute!


Let us know what to improve, rate us in the gallery! For code-centric contributions, please go to our GitHub page

Runs on Your Build Server

The analyzers & fixes are available as NuGet package