New Free T4 Editor for Visual Studio with Intellisense, Syntax Highlighting, Outlining, and Code Formatting Support!

May 25, 2011

Devart today releases a new powerful Visual Studio add-in for editing T4 templates with syntax highlighting, intellisense, code outlining, and all features of first-class text editor add-in for Visual Studio. It provides very high performance and makes creating T4 templates easier and faster.

With this new add-in, Devart offers a fast and easy way to create and edit T4 templates with multilevel template including, convenient template navigation, and rich code editing features.


Devart T4 editor provides comprehensive intellisense including all Visual Studio C# and Visual Basic intellisense features - tooltips, parameter info, code completion, and additionally supports a completion list for template directives. T4 editor intellisense lists all available C# classes and members, even those that are in included template files and in referenced assemblies.

Syntax Highlighting

With highlighting template directives, C# and Visual Basic code, you can easily distinguish text from the function calls. Fonts and colors for templates can be customized as for any Visual Studio code editor.


Devart T4 Editor allows you to navigate to definitions and declarations of objects and members if they are present in the template file or included files.


Devart T4 Editor supports multilevel template including. All classes from included templates are available in intellisense, and you can navigate to them with Go To menu commands.


Devart T4 editor supports fast and convenient code folding feature. You can hide or display T4 control blocks, which simplifies template understanding and editing.

Editor Customization

You can enable or disable intellisense, word wrapping, virtual whitespace, line numbers, etc. Fonts and colors for syntax highlighting also can be changed.


Devart T4 editor provides customizable and intelligent indenting.You don't need to add spaces or tab characters manually.

Code Formatting

Devart T4 Editor allows you to format templates automatically.

Support for Large Templates

Devart T4 Editor quickly parses even large template files with lots of included files. It provides high performance when parsing and editing templates.


Download Devart T4 Editor, and check the benefits yourself.

Tell us what you think about the new version at Devart T4 Editor feedback page.

We are looking forward to your comments and suggestions.