Save time by cloning screens to create a new one, or prior to making breaking changes. Use as a tool to help you prototype screen designs with your users and create multiple copies of the same screen to make comparisons.
Create simple backups of selected screens and related code behind. We use intelligent visual identification of screens that have changed since the last backup. Take periodic backups of your screens and set a restore point should you need it.
Transfer your legacy screens from LightSwitch 2011 and 2012 Projects into Visual Studio 2013 Cloud Business Apps using AIDE Exchange Hub.
Export to file and share your screens between your Visual Studio projects, colleagues and the community or simply take a snapshot of all of your screens for a new solution.
Add both simple and complex sample screens into your projects from the other projects and the community. Use it to upgrade from other projects a screen at a time without having to upgrade the original solution.
Don't spend days manually documenting your development when AIDE can extract your project metadata to clipboard in microseconds. Simply paste to Excel to create advanced data filtering and reporting.
Our screen and entity workbenches display all you need to know about your project. They surface hidden and hard to find properties that can help you understand what makes your application work. From Choice-lists to Navigation it's all there.
Expertly designed with Visual Studio in mind, it works just as you would expect it to. All of the dock-able screens support double click to navigate into related LightSwitch designers and code windows making your development even more efficient.
The Community Edition of AIDE comes with all of our Theme Packs, both HTML and Silverlight. Premium Advanced HTML templates are available as a purchase.
AIDE Developer Studio for LightSwitch is an full featured set of developer power tools which enhance productivity and adds unique features to Visual Studio LightSwitch. Extended functionality such as Advanced Templates and Themes, Copy Screen, Backup and Restore, Import and Export, Data extract and Reporting introduce advanced time-saving methods of working with screens, code and entities.
Our Enhanced HTML Themes and Templates make your applications stand out from the crowd and add significant functionality to Visual Studio, allowing full featured desktop and mobile applications to be delivered. Designed and developed by our LightSwitch Experts, AIDE is fully integrated into Visual Studio for a seamless user experience.