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  1. git

    Add Git support for staging of selected lines

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    • Add a search box to the Source Control Explorer to enable people to search for files from the currently selected directory.

      Add a search box to the Source Control Explorer to enable people to search for files from the currently selected directory.

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      • Expose Project [/Team] Iterations through VSO REST API

        We currently have a custom sprint dashboard that we use to run our projects. A big piece of that is being able to pull iteration schedules from VSO, which we currently do through the standard .NET API. This is primary issue preventing us from transitioning the dashboard to using the REST API to simplify deployment.

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        • Allow organizing/grouping git repositories in a team project

          The ability to host multiple git repositories in a single team project was essential to get uptake of git as a source control option for larger teams.

          But with this comes organizing those repositories.

          We need a way to be able group git repositories perhaps through some sort of virtual folder structure (like adding solution folders) to help navigation when a large amount of git repositories exist in a single team project.

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          • Visual Studio Online Extensions

            Please add the option for visual studio online to import/add extensions like the task board enhancer so that we won't be punished to use visual studio online instead of a local installation of tfs2013
            http://pascoal.net/task-board-enhancer/

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            • More Source Control Informations in Solution Explorer

              - when hovering over (for example) checked out files (or the check out icon itself) in the solution explorer, I want to see WHO has checked out this file without opening the source control explorer, search the file and get this piece of information (I already stated this to Martin Woodward via Twitter)

              - when hovering over the the source control icons or the files in the projects, I want to see the changeset number I have in my workspace and the latest changeset number that exists in source control, maybe some dates could be placed there, too (last check-in…

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              • Provide filtering for annotations view

                The annotate view for files is very useful for tracking changes to a file over time but it's limited in that you can't filter the changesets that are shown.
                When I do a code review for a specific file I want to be able to filter on user and/or changesets that are shown.

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                • customize "search work items" query

                  The current "search work items" text box (in web access & visual studio) searches for the given text in fixed fields (Title, Description, Repro steps).

                  However I would like to customize that to add the (in our case) "Description HTML" field. Since our work items still use that field (from previous version of TFS).
                  Further I could imagine adding an custom TFS field and also be able to default search in that field.

                  (BTW I know about the possiblities described here: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc668120.aspx for searching for custom fields, but that is too complex for simply searching for a piece of text)

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                  • Add TFS reporting to Visual Studio Online

                    Please add the TFS reporting features to projects managed via Visual Studio Online.

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                    • Always allow 'Compare' in Pending Changes, for 'branch/edit', 'branch', and 'add' status

                      Always allow 'Compare' in Pending Changes, for 'branch/edit', 'branch', and 'add' status.

                      Should compare to branch source for 'branch' and 'branch/edit' status.
                      Should show 'Compare...' to let user pick source for 'add' status.

                      The first priority would be support for TFS (where branch relationships could easily be understood by IDE core) but supporting other source control providers would be even better.

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                      • Allow custom controls to be automatically downloaded from the TFS Server

                        Custom controls were a good idea that was not fully implemented. Because the control has to find its way to the user via a separate route, most people don't want to use them. (It is not worth the risk that a user will not have the control.)

                        Provide a robust way that custom controls can be registered with the TFS Server and automatically downloaded to clients who need them.

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                        • Make it easier to add a "watcher" to a work item

                          Currently for a user to get notifications about a work item, an alert query must be created. In Jira, any user can simply add a "watcher" by clicking an icon and checking off users. TFS should make it this simple to provide notifications to users.

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                          • Ability to customize the list of fields included in the body of an alert notification in TF Services

                            On-premises TFS has the ability to customize the format of alert notification emails by using power tools or editing files on the server. I have not found a way of doing this on the on-line TF Service.

                            Please add the ability to customize the list of fields shown at the top of the notification email.

                            I am specifically interested in including the Description field to Work Item alerts but I'm sure others would want to add (or remove) other fields to other alerts as well.

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                            • Move pending changes and check-in buttons

                              The pending changes 'button' and 'check-in' button are on the same location in the IDE. If you "double click" "Pending changes" by accident, you actually directly check-in your code changes which is not desired.

                              This can be resolved by moving the location of the check-in button.

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                              • Attachment and link count in braces next to tab header.

                                In work items you generally have attachment and link tabs. To see if there are any attachments or links connected with the work item, you have to click the tab to see.

                                It would be much easier if the header of the text in the tab contained the number of items in the list on the actual tab. For instance, the tab that normally shows as "ATTACHMENTS" now says "ATTACHMENTS (3)" when the work item has 3 attachments.

                                So much more userfriendly imho

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                                • Give users the ability to customize the Report View that is generated for a particular Work Item and allow them to export to Excel, Word, or

                                  Give users the ability to customize the Report View that is generated for a particular Work Item and allow them to export to Excel, Word, or Adobe. The current report that is generated when clicking Report View when you are in a Work Item, is very difficult to read and prints certain text boxes in an XML format. It would be helpful to be able to customize the report that is generated and be able to export it to Microsoft Word to be able to view and print out details of a particular Work Item.

                                  10 votes
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                                  • Multi level hierarchical work item query

                                    We are currently using TFS work items in such a way that there are 3 levels (feature, user story and task) and use the area path on each of those levels for a specific purpose. The problem with current hierarchical queries is that you cannot do a query that allows you to query on those different area's (at the 3 work item levels) 'since you can only query on 2 levels.) It would be great to have a possibility to do just that the full value of hierarchies an be used...

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                                    • For a Team Project based on Git on TFS Online, pls enable option "Copy build output to the following source control folder"

                                      It'd good to have the option to copy the build output to an specific source control folder in a TFS Online Git project.

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                                      • Support code review of git pull requests

                                        Support CodeFlow code reviews of git pull requests.

                                        - Git server used to store code.
                                        - Issue pull request using whatever mechanism customer prefers (web, command line, visual studio ide).
                                        - Create code review request & Email out. Prefer standalone IDE for those not using VS because of platform.

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                                        • Applying shelved changes to a different team project

                                          Currently there seems to be no way of applying shelved changes from a given team project to be unshelved and applied to another team project. If this feature were made available it would be a great benefit for teams that need to migrate their source control to an entirely new team project.

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