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The release candidate of .NET Memory Profiler 5.5 is now available, with improved .NET Core support

April 21, 2017

We have now released the first (and only?) release candidate of .NET Memory Profiler 5.5. This version includes better support for .NET Core apps and several other improvements.

For more information and to download the release candidate, please visit the release candidate page.

The second beta of .NET Memory Profiler 5.5 Released with Visual Studio 2017 Support

March 27, 2017

We have now released the second beta of .NET Memory Profiler 5.5. This version includes integration with Visual Studio 2017. Due to the significant changes in how Visual Studio integration works in Visual Studio, the release of version 5.5 has been further delayed. We have some further testing to do, some minor things to fix and documentation to update. Hopefully we will be able to release version 5.5 in a few weeks.

For more information and to download the beta, please visit the beta page.

.NET Memory Profiler 5.0.156 Released

March 27, 2017

A minor maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v5.0.156) is now available. For more information, see the release notes.

To download the latest version, please visit the download page.

The first beta of .NET Memory Profiler 5.5 Released

February 27, 2017

We are very happy to announce the release of .NET Memory Profiler 5.5 Beta. This version includes re-designed real-time presentation, improved memory dump and "inspection only" attach, NuGet packages for simplied memory unit testing, support for Universal Windows apps and .NET core, and much more.

For more information and to download the beta, please visit the beta page.

The first preview of .NET Memory Profiler 5.5 Released

December 20, 2016

We are very happy to announce the release of .NET Memory Profiler 5.5 Preview. This version includes re-designed real-time presentation, improved memory dump and "inspection only" attach, support for Universal Windows apps and .NET core, and much more.

For more information and to download the preview, please visit the preview page.

.NET Memory Profiler 5.0.152 Released

December 20, 2016

A minor maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v5.0.152) is now available. For more information, see the release notes.

To download the latest version, please visit the download page.

.NET Memory Profiler 5.0.144 Released And Version 5.5 Coming Soon

September 16, 2016

A minor maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v5.0.144) is now available. For more information, see the release notes.

To download the latest version, please visit the download page.

The release of the next version of of the profiler has been delayed a bit, but we will hopefully be able to release a preview of .NET Memory Profiler 5.5 within a month or two. This version includes support for Universal Windows apps and .NET core. Memory dump import and inspection only attach has been improved (and the dependency on Debugging Tools and SOS.dll has been removed). Call stacks collection and presentation have been significantly improved. And the real-time view has been redesigned with several new features.

If you purchase .NET Memory Profiler today, you will get a free upgrade to version 5.5 as soon as it is released.

.NET Memory Profiler 5.0.142 Released

April 27, 2016

A minor maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v5.0.142) is now available. For more information, see the release notes.

To download the latest version, please visit the download page.

.NET Memory Profiler 5.0.112 Released

August 26, 2015

A maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v5.0.112) is now available .

This release includes several fixes related to Visual Studio 2015 and .NET Framework 4.6. If you have installed Visual Studion 2015 or .NET Framework 4.6, it is highly recommended that you download and install this release. For more information about this release, see the release notes.

To download the latest version, please visit the download page.

.NET Memory Profiler 5.0.107 Released

July 17, 2015

A maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v5.0.107) is now available.

From this release, .NET Memory Profiler requires .NET Framework 4.5 to be installed. This means that .NET Memory Profiler no longer can run under Windows XP/Windows Server 2003. However NmpCore (including remote profiling) still supports Windows XP/2003 and you can still use .NET Memory Profiler to profile processes running under .NET Framework 2.0 and later. If you still need to run .NET Memory Profiler under Windows XP/2003, please contact us at support@scitech.se.

This release includes a several important fixes, mainly related to memory dump import and attach using Debugging Tools. For more information about this release, see the release notes.

To download the latest version, please visit the download page.

.NET Memory Profiler 5.0.98 Released

June 24, 2015

An important maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v5.0.98) is now available .

This release includes a lot of improvements and important fixes. A lot of work has been done to improve the performance and responsiveness when working with large snapshots. The size of the largest possible snapshot has also been increased due to reduced memory consumption and support for very large objects. Further improvements related to large snapshots will be included in a later maintenance release. For more information about this release, see the release notes.

To download the latest version, please visit the download page.

.NET Memory Profiler 5.0 Released

March 24, 2015

We're happy to announce that .NET Memory Profiler 5.0 has now been released. The major new features of .NET Memory Profiler 5.0 are:

  • New WPF based user interface
  • Easily run unit tests under the profiler using the Visual Studio test runner
  • Remote profiling
  • Profile multiple processes within the same session
  • Support for Azure compute emulator projects in Visual Studio
  • Support for Visual Studio 2015 and .NET Framework 4.6
  • Support for snapshots that are larger than 4 GB

To download the latest version, please visit the download page.

.NET Memory Profiler 5.0 Beta Released

February 25, 2015

The first beta of .NET Memory Profiler 5.0 has now been released. For more information and to download the beta, see the beta page.

Second preview of .NET Memory Profiler 5.0 Released

January 30, 2015

The second preview of .NET Memory Profiler 5.0 has now been released. For more information and to download the preview, see the preview page.

It was our intention to release a full-featured beta by the end of January, but some of the features did take longer than anticipated, e.g. remote real-time data collection. But we're close now, and a beta will be released soon.

.NET Memory Profiler 5.0 Preview Released

November 26, 2014

The first preview of .NET Memory Profiler 5.0 has now been released. For more information and to download the preview, see the preview page.

If you purchase .NET Memory Profiler today, you will get a free upgrade to version 5.0 as soon as it is released.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.6.86 Released and Version 5.0 Coming Soon

September 8, 2014

A maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v4.6.86) is now available. For more information, see the release notes.

It has taken a bit longer than planned, but now version 5.0 is soon ready. We will hopefully be able to release a preview within a month or two. This version has a redesigned user interface, including a significantly improved real-time graph. It also includes new features such as remote profiling, support for very large snapshots (> 4GB of reference data), and the possibility to run unit tests under the profiler using the Visual Studio Test Explorer.

If you purchase .NET Memory Profiler today, you will get a free upgrade to version 5.0 as soon as it is released.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.6.77 Released

May 14, 2014

A maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v4.6.77) is now available. This release includes important fixes for the resource tracker and performance improvements when working with large session files. For more information, see the release notes.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.6.68 Released

February 11, 2014

A maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v4.6.68) is now available. This release includes several improvements and fixes. For more information, see the release notes.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.6.59 Released

October 22, 2013

A maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v4.6.59) is now available. This release includes several improvements and fixes, including support for Visual Studio 2013. For more information, see the release notes.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.6 Released

May 6, 2013

We're happy to announce that .NET Memory Profiler 4.6 has now been released. The major new features of .NET Memory Profiler 4.6 are:

  • Combined instances graph for Type and Filter details
  • Support for Windows Store app profiling
  • Identification of closure and state types
  • Information about closure types is used by memory analyser
  • Improved duplicates analyser
  • Static field values presentation under Type and Instance details
  • Instance addresses can be included when importing memory dumps

To download the latest version, please visit the download page.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.6 Beta Released

April 25, 2013

We're happy to announce that the beta of .NET Memory Profiler 4.6 has now been released. It contains new features such as a type and filter details instance graph and Windows Store app profiling, plus several other features and performance improvements.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.5.213 Released and Version 4.6 Coming Soon

April 5, 2013

A maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v4.5.213) is now available. This release includes several bug fixes and minor improvements. For more information, see the release notes.

More importantly, .NET Memory Profiler 4.6 is very soon finished. It contains new features such as a type and filter details instance graph and Windows Store app profiling, plus several other features and performance improvements. A beta of version 4.6 will be released shortly.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.5.184 Released

September 26, 2012

A maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v4.5.184) is now available. This release includes improved support for .NET Framework 4.5 and Windows 8. The improvements include support for very large objects, i.e. instances larger than 4 GB, and improved memory dump import and attach to functionality. For more information, see the release notes.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.5 Released

May 29, 2012

.NET Memory Profiler 4.5 has just been released. It includes new features such as debug profiling, duplicate instances detection, and user interface improvements. For more information, see the release notes.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.0.133 Released

May 20, 2012

A maintenance release of .NET Memory Profiler (v4.0.133) has been released. For more information, see the release notes.

.NET Memory Profiler reviewed in Visual Studio magazine

Dec 1, 2011

.NET Memory Profiler is featured in the December issue of Visual Studio magazine. You can read the article here.

.NET Memory Profiler 4.0 Released

September 5th, 2011

We are happy to announce the release of .NET Memory Profiler 4.0. This version includes several new features and improvements, such as:

  • Instance graph
  • Instance and allocation filters
  • Guided profiling