Bolt is an integrated multi-platform test runner that offers built-in, real-time code coverage. As a Visual Studio extension, Bolt allows you to integrate coverage into your existing Visual Studio workflow, giving you the benefits of taking your code to measurably improved levels of quality without spending more time on overhead activities

Covering .NET Code With NCover Desktop

NCover Desktop is an essential tool in helping developers find where they can improve their tests, and their code, as early in the development cycle as possible. Effective tests are critical for delivering high quality code, reducing risks and maintenance costs, and increasing customer…   Continue Reading

NCover Updates For Desktop & Bolt

We have released several important NCover updates during the months of March and April. These updates reflect improvements across the entire product line with a heavy emphasis on NCover Bolt and NCover Desktop. The current version is V5.0.2953.994. A full list of what is…   Continue Reading

Change Risk Anti-Patterns & Code Complexity

The change risk anti-patterns metric is a measure of the “risk” associated with your code. Understanding change risk anti-patterns and the the correlation between code complexity and code coverage is crucial for development teams who want to maintain the overall health and quality of their…   Continue Reading

Branch Coverage

Branch coverage is one of the key code coverage metrics NCover provides to help development teams determine the overall health and quality of their code base.  Branch coverage builds upon sequence-point coverage, NCover’s base code coverage metric for calculating code coverage statistics. Branch coverage  is an…   Continue Reading

Sequence-Point Coverage

When it comes to measuring the overall quality of your code, there are a variety of code coverage metrics you can use. Typically, each metric will follow a particular methodology for breaking code down into sections and then reporting on which of those sections were tested….   Continue Reading

NCover Update April 2014

We have a minor NCover update available which is primarily focused on Bolt and Desktop users.  The current version is 4.5.2595.1126.  A full list of what is included can be found on our Release Notes page. Expanded Bolt Capabilities In addition to several performance and reliability fixes,…   Continue Reading

NCover Update March 2014

We have been busy working on a new NCover update that affects NCover Bolt, Desktop and Code Central users.  All users are encouraged to upgrade to the latest version, 4.5.2561.1062, which was released on March 6, 2014.  A full list of what is included can…   Continue Reading

Video Tutorial on Code Coverage Visualization with NCover Bolt

NCover Bolt saves you time and effort by providing you with both a test runner and code coverage visualization software all within the same window. Bolt runs as a multi-platform test runner with the ability to work in multiple frameworks simultaneously. With its versatility and…   Continue Reading