is a powerful code editor, debugger, and query builder for the .NET Framework and .NET Core. It provides an easy way to explore and analyze data from databases, web services, and other sources. LINQPad is an ideal tool for developers and data professionals who need to write and test queries and code quickly and efficiently.
LINQPad enables quick and easy testing of code snippets, allowing for fast, interactive development.
• IntelliSense: LINQPad provides intelligent code completion and code suggestion features. It can recognize both .NET and C# syntax, and provides helpful code hints to help you write more efficient code.
• Syntax Highlighting: LINQPad provides syntax highlighting for C#, F#, and other languages. This makes it easier to identify code errors and quickly locate sections of code.
• Code Formatting: LINQPad provides code formatting features that can help make your code more readable. It can automatically detect the correct formatting style and help you apply it to your code.
• Debugging: LINQPad includes an integrated debugger that can help you quickly identify and fix code errors. It provides breakpoints, variable watching, and other debugging features.
• Integrated Query Builder: LINQPad includes an integrated query builder that can help you quickly and easily create and execute queries against a variety of data sources. You can use LINQPad to create LINQ queries, T-SQL queries, and more.
• Extensibility: LINQPad can be extended with custom plugins and scripts. You can write your own plugins to extend LINQPad's functionality or use the included sample plugins to get started quickly.
• Query Execution: LINQPad can execute queries against a variety of data sources, including databases, web services, and local files. It can also execute LINQPad scripts and plugins.
• Script Execution: LINQPad can execute C#, F#, and other scripts. You can also use LINQPad scripts to connect to external data sources, query data, and output the results.
• Visualization: LINQPad can visualize data in several different ways. It can display data in tables, charts, and graphs, and can also export data to an external file.
• Export: LINQPad can export query results to a variety of formats, including CSV, XML, JSON, and SQL INSERT statements. This makes it easy to share query results with other applications.
• Autocomplete: LINQPad can help you quickly and easily enter database objects, including tables, columns, and functions. It can also suggest database objects that are related to the query you are writing.
• Database Explorer: LINQPad can help you explore your databases and query their contents. It can also generate scripts to create and modify database objects.
• Code Snippets: LINQPad includes a library of code snippets that can help you quickly and easily write queries and scripts. You can also create your own snippets and share them with other users.
• Data Profiling: LINQPad can help you analyze and profile your data. It can generate statistics and provide information about the data, such as the data types, ranges, and distributions.
• Database Management: LINQPad can help you manage your databases more efficiently. It can create, modify, and delete database objects, and can also generate scripts to do the same.
• Security: LINQPad provides features to help you protect your data. It can encrypt queries and results, and can also require users to log in before accessing data.
• Support: LINQPad includes a variety of support resources, including a user forum, online documentation, and tutorials. You can also purchase premium support if needed.