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  1. Make Visual Studio git library libgit2 updatable

    There are still quirks in the VS2013 Update 4 with git.

    - libgit2 merge errors that work fine with "git pull" on the command line
    - Merge take source or target adding <<<<<<HEAD markers incorrectly to files sometimes
    - lack of SSH support, just HTTPS. The core library libgit2 has it now
    - many error messages not passed through with details
    - cannot switch branches sometimes complaining about modified files when there aren't any and again git checkout switches just fine.

    It feels like git support is frozen in time. At least in the past as an extension it was…

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      0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • In TFS Mapping pane, highlight the Feature that is mapped to the selected User Story

      You can map a story to a feature by dragging and dropping. But you can't tell which feature a story is mapped to. Dumb.

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      • Provide network share name with IOException

        If one of the network shares isn't available during File.Copy operation, an IOException being thrown with an error message "The network path was not found". Unfortunately there is no easy way to find out which particular network share was unavailable - source or destination.
        That'll be good to include the specific path to the error message. Or some flag saying either source or target.

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          0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Keep Debugger Events after the debug session ended

          from external user: Can you keep the debugger events after the debugging session? Would be cool to analyze my debug outputs, exceptions etc. after ending the debug session. I am missing the white markers in the diagnostic chart.

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            1 comment  ·  IntelliTrace  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Better support for fsproj

            I am constantly in the .fsproj file.

            1. I rename a file, oh dear, its content type is none now and its floated to the top, time to open .fsproj again.
            2. I need to move a file to a different folder. Need to open .fsproj
            3. files in .fsproj are both in the same folder, separated by another file in a different folder. Need to open .fsproj file and put them next to eachother.
            4. I want to add a .html page to my F# web api application. Guess what I need to do? create a new file in…

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              0 comments  ·  Languages - F# Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • New instruction for language, can replace multiples dictionnaries

              Add a new feacture for adding "properties" on exsting class, but only in the scope
              For example, you have a class A with property p1 AND p2
              During a void/sub you add a line to extend the class AddvirtualProperty(A,PropertyName,Type)
              And the compiler store this new variables for the instances you use in this scope when needed

              in my case a had to create a dictionary for storing a additionnal information
              with this i could just write
              A.MyNewVirtualProperty = [some calculations]

              this is readable

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                0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Have an option to add project name along with filename to an open file's tab.

                Have an option to add project name along with filename to an open file's tab. Would make things easier when working with files with identical names in different projects. Something simple like:
                Project/filename.cpp
                Project - filename.cpp
                Project: filename.cpp
                you get the idea...

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                  0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Enable to CUSTOMIZE automatic brace completion : to keep it for braces, but not for /**/ comments.

                  The automatic brace completion for () and {} is great, it speeds up typing! However, the multiline comments /* */ are often used to silence a part of the code, thus the autoformating is very annoying in this case.

                  This is why customization of what is autoformatted and what is not would be a great (and necessary) add.

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                    0 comments  ·  Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • automap

                    Builtin auto map object with tooling support

                    example syntax: x -> y
                    example tooling:
                    method 1: display list of properties that will be mapped on hover
                    method 2: upon completion gen code into partial class, replacing text typed, in class.mapping.cs file with appropriate attribute to support refactoring on change

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                      0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Introduce variable

                      After typing a call to a method that returns something, enable an inline suggestion to Introduce a variable that would be initialized with the value returned by the method call.

                      P.S.: Resharper has this :)

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                        0 comments  ·  Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • xaml

                        Suggestting develop the tools of from XAML to HTML5
                        ,so we can creat a cross-plat application with blend for vs.now the blender use blend more savatime.

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                          0 comments  ·  Multi-Device Hybrid Apps  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Support await in lock statement

                          please support await in lock statements.

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                            0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Improve WPF Application Cold Start

                            Cold start can take up to 8 seconds of Empty app. This definitely needs improvement as it's really annoying that you are not able to create applications which must have a rapid start.

                            Splash screen is not an solution as user still needs to wait that amount of time.
                            Creating service which would load app into a memory every 30 minutes isn't a solution too.

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                              0 comments  ·  Windows Presentation Foundation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • import aliases, namespaces and their members from the xml file

                              If you enable the import aliases for namespaces and their members from an xml file, you allow programmers to write programs in their native language and not in English ( English namesfor namespaces and their members are sometimes too long and incomprehensible for non-native English speakers. It is a useless language barrier. We want to program them and not do language interpreters, translators)

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                                0 comments  ·  Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • First Step

                                First Step
                                Summary:
                                This article suggests that if we want to have a Comprehensive programming language Develop my view
                                And Put Miniature object oriented the base of my work.
                                Background:
                                In this article check out Necessary 0f basic class of type integer, real, string, binary and date that Derived from variable class. In fact when we define integer variable we make an object from integer class and as such another class real, string, binary and date As well when we define varint we make an object from variable class.
                                Article:
                                The first proposal
                                Suggests that all the variables have Possibility…

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                                  1 comment  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Support Dynamic Text Template

                                  Compile time text template is supported now. However, when I add a preprocessed runtime text template, the Custom Tool property of the template file will be reset and become a compile time template again.

                                  I think it would be great if the Custom Tool property can be saved so that I don't need to set it to TextTemplatingFilePreprocessor every time I open the solution.

                                  Thanks for your great work!

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                                    0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Tools for Unity  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Decouple context menu options from Project Type

                                    When I create a Web API project, I get specific context menu options for creating Controllers etc. However, if I suddenly want to create a Web API Class library project to use in conjunction with Project Katana, I suddenly lose those context options and I have to do everything manually again. Therefore, I should be able to add/remove context menu options based on how I want to use the project regardless of whether or not it is a Class Library project, Web Project, WPF project etc. By decoupling context menu options from a specific project type, this would allow me…

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                                      0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Add Edit Label to Breakpoint Setting window

                                      From external user: Merged Breakpoint Properties does not allow editing the breakpoint label.

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                                        0 comments  ·  Debugger  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Document the COM-wrapped methods

                                        For developers and power users that might consume .Net framework methods, the COM interfaces aren't documented. This is an especially bad problem when methods are overloaded. There is no documentation to let the consumer know the exact name of the method (_#).

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                                          0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • SSRS expression hightlight

                                          Every field which has expressions should have some sort of indicator to help any developers understand a presence of a expression in the fields.

                                          In the property window for every fields, the property which has expression should stand out by some sort of indicator(like setting a background color)

                                          Textbox properties showup in a dialog which has multiple tabs, each tabs which has the exprression should be highlighted, so the developer can go into that one instead of search in each tab.

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                                            0 comments  ·  SQL BI Tools (SRS, SSIS, SSAS)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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