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  1. Moving of task to different Teams and Sprints

    We have got many teams working on backlog in different sprints, and the work will be split across.

    User Story "XYZ" has got 2 task, and it is in Team A (Area Path or Scrum Team) and Sprint 1. Now if I move to say Team B which has got Sprint 3.
    The User Story along with task moved should show up in Task Board of Team B's Sprint 3 .
    Currently TFS 2015 shows User Story along with Task moved between Sprints of the same team, but if it different team shows as un-parented item.

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    • Document $ variables

      Creating a new "C# project template", inside ProjectTemplate.csproj there are condition statements used that are not documented.

      $if$ and $endif$..

      Its not here
      https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/7szfhaft.aspx

      or here
      https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms164307.aspx

      Not sure where else to look. Stackoverflow doesn't have anything...

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        0 comments  ·  Extensibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Line across page/file below function to separate function code blocks

        In VB.Net we get a line that separates method code blocks. I like that.
        Then I jump to js and I have to mentally work harder to discern function block separation.

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          0 comments  ·  Languages - JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • #Cortana VS2015 Code Writing

          #Cortana VS2015 Code Writing
          Would be great if #Cortana can help us in writing code in the IDE,plus it will make VS2015 more powerful.

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            0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Add BUG from PBI (User Story). Same as "Add Task"

            Right now from PBI "Add Task" option is available using +. Similarly "Add BUG" needs to be available as well. So that QA person can create BUG from the Story itself.

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            • Allow alerts on any exception

              I can't see how you can configure Application Insights to alert on any TrackException. It seems to want a rate per minute / count per 5 minutes.... And once it fires it never goes out of the fired state.

              I would like to call TrackException from code, have an alert fire, and then the next time I call TrackException from code and alert fires......

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                0 comments  ·  Application Insights  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Customizable CFD chart on specific criteria

                I wish to create additional CFD charts based on selected criteria either from a query or through a new interface

                the main CFD gives me a great view of the backlog but I wish to be able to drill more into it so I can specifically display items with a certain tag or area path etc

                thanks

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                • Provide VStest.console.exe \ Test Explorer Real Time Test Execution Status DURING Test Execution

                  When executing long running unit tests and codedui test from VSTest.console or Test Explorer there should be a way to query the real time status of the test currently executing and querying the test status / test run complete %.

                  Having real time test execution status during test execution is important because it allows for better test environment planning and test result reporting during short test cycles within sprints.

                  Follow up from forums post here: https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/vstudio/en-US/bdb4921b-c214-4573-9ee5-338980e58ac2/vstestconsoleexe-query-for-a-data-row-result-during-test-execution-status?forum=vsunittest

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                    0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Test and Lab Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Stop co-mingling localhost, staging, and production endpoint metrics.

                    Currently, it seems that localhost, staging, and production endpoint metrics for my Azure ASP.NET website seem to be co-mingled -- which makes it pretty much impossible to determine what the true performance of my website is over time.

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                      0 comments  ·  Application Insights  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Have JavaScript Intellisense remember my recent completions

                      Unlike C# Intellisense, JavaScript Intellisense does not remember recent completions. For example, my current project uses the keyword "prototype" 176 times and does not use the method propertyIsEnumerable() at all. Yet, when I try to code completion on an object that has both, and I type 'p', the default selection is propertyIsEnumerable because it comes earlier in alphabetical order.

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                        0 comments  ·  Languages - JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Show Errors for Illegal Margin & Padding Values

                        In some projects I receive runtime errors if I have negative values in properties of type Thickness in my XAML. However, the designer does not mark these as illegal XAML, the code compiles with no errors, and the runtime errors seem almost unrelated and meaningless (they don't even mention the XAML). I have been told by some that negative values are allowed, others have told me that they are not, and I have had apps and code that both do and do not allow them (some apps are OK with them, others refuse to run until I remove the negatives).…

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                          0 comments  ·  XAML Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Provide ability to select specific text to copy from Test Output window

                          Even though I can right click in the Test Output window and select "Copy all" from the Test Output window today, I cannot highlight and select a specific section of text from the Test Output window.

                          It would be great if I can copy/highlight a specific set or section of text from the Test Output window especially if I am writing output via the TestContext property or using a Console.WriteLine.

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                            0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Put Scalar Function and Table-Valued Function at different folder

                            SQL Server Management Studio separate Scalar Function and Table-Valued Function at different folder. Hope SSDT can do the same thing.

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                              0 comments  ·  Database Projects  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Export and or Copy all the items from Find symbol result list

                              Hello Team,

                              Can you provide a way for copying/exporting all the items from the Find Symbol Result window.

                              Thanks
                              Abhijeet Ballal

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                                0 comments  ·  Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Search option in Entity Data Model

                                Hi Team,

                                In the Entity Data Model Wizard, the second step shows the list of available database objects viz. Tables/Views/Stored Procedures and user can select one or more from the list of object. While working on database with large number of objects it’s very difficult to scroll-down will it be possible to have quick search option to find the specific object.

                                Thanks
                                Abhijeet Balla

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                                  0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Allow solutions to contain nested solutions

                                  In my application, we make use of SDKs that are built separately. I would like to include the whole solution in my project, so I can debug easier.

                                  I know I can select a solution file and it will import the the project files, but this does not work for me because those projects depend on .targets files that are in the $(SolutionDir).

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                                    0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • System.Web.UI.IValidator interface: Add ValidationGroup property

                                    Unluckily IValidator interface does not define the ValidationGroup property, which is instead defined as a member of BaseValidator class from which all validators derive (there is a not so clean separation between interface and implementation).

                                    If you would like to define a custom validator (without using the basic behaviour provided by BaseValidator class), you can easily do that by implementing the IValidator interface, unluckily in this way you lose the possibility of performing validation in validation groups. This because there is no ValidationGroup in the IValidator interface and the Page class, which handles "validation groups" on postbacks through Validate (string…

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                                      0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • allow build vNext/preview tasks to be conditionally enabled or disabled.

                                      I would like as much as possible to have a single build definition handle multiple different build scenarios. Something as simple as being able to disable or enable a task based on an expression evaluation would go a long way. For example only running a package push step when "$(Build.SourceBranch) in ('master','dev')" would allow me to restrict the push step while preserving all the others.

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                                      • Managed Package Framework For Projects 2015

                                        Managed Package Framework For Projects 2015 for the Visual Studio 2015 Based product line. Currently there is no way to create a custom project type in Visual Studio 2015.

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                                        • Allow naming of sln/proj files for Unity VS

                                          We have UnityVS* set in our p4ignore file to prevent users from checking in the UnityVS folder after installing as some people have problems with it, but we'd like to be able to check in the solution and project files which have the same naming convention...Would be nice to be able to set the name of the solution/project files.

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