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  1. pull request -- syntax highlighting for scala when viewing code changes in a PR

    Hi,

    Is there a list showing the supported languages when viewing code changes in a PR? obviously, scala syntax highlight is not supported right now? Is there any plan about this? Thanks!

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    • Make the "Included changes" list bigger

      The "Included changes" tree-like list is too short when the number of files grows to seventy or so. While I am aware that one should not let this happen, sometimes there is no other way, and in this scenario the included changes list cover only half of the available space.

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        0 comments  ·  Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Provide ability to add comments to check-in files

        Just like it can be done with the reviewed files. In my opinion, it would sometimes help.

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          0 comments  ·  Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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            0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Allow Single-Line Nested Elements when Reformatting XAML

            When Visual Studio 2015 reformats my XAML (which I do not want to have happen without my permission), the part that bothers me the most is when nested elements are split into multiple lines. For example, I may have something like:
            <element1><element2><element3><element4/></element3></element2></element1>
            and it gets reformatted to:
            <element1>
            <element2>
            <element3>
            <element4/>
            </element3>
            </element2>
            </element1>
            This changes this section of my code from 1 line to 7 lines. Even things as small as nesting just 1 level can significantly lengthen your code, not to mention make it much uglier. I would like reformatting to have the option of preserving single-line nesting…

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              0 comments  ·  XAML Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Allow new in C# without giving Type

              see https://zoomicon.wordpress.com/2015/08/23/suggestion-allow-new-in-c-without-giving-type/ for a description of this suggestion

              Instead of

              List<CultureInfo> result = new List<CultureInfo>();

              in C# I’d prefer to be able to write

              List<CultureInfo> result = new ();

              inside the () one would be able to pass contructor parameters and also they should be able to use

              SomeClass v = new (someParam) { someProperty = …, otherProperty = … };

              syntax, that is be able to initialize properties of the class

              The idea is to allow syntax like:

              SomeClass v = new (someParam) { someProperty = …, otherProperty = … };

              and

              Type v = new (…){…};

              which is…

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                0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • implement ignore keyword or allow missing catch block in C#

                Add ignore(...) to use instead of catch(...){...} or allow one to use catch(...) without a following {...} block

                Please see description at
                https://zoomicon.wordpress.com/2015/08/23/suggestion-implement-ignore-keyword-or-allow-missing-catch-block-in-c/

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                  0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Easier way to program save file or load file command..

                  Windows.Forms.DialogResult.OK Does not work, it conflicts with other commands. Been trying to program a button that can have the option to save or load a file..

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                    0 comments  ·  Languages - Visual Basic  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Provide XAML Color Visualizer within Visual Studio & Blend

                    Provide a XAML color visualizer when a user hovers the mouse over a XAML color such as #FF15CC42 or SystemControlBackgroundBaseLowBrush etc.

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                      0 comments  ·  XAML Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Debug + Set as Startup File

                      If we could have an option to Debug just single python files without having to Right Click on the file and then setting it as start up file and then debugging it. Insteas something like Shift+F5 debugs the current file and not the entire project.

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                        0 comments  ·  Languages - Python  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Automate Class Inheritance

                        It would be cool to simply right click on an existing class in the solution explorer and create a new class that inherits from the existing class rather than first creating a class then adding making it inherit from an existing class

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                          0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Identity control must take valid values into account

                          The new Identity control in TFS 2015 makes use of MRU list and a Search option. However, that allows to select identities which are not allowed. You may select e.g. users who have left (so no roles any more, only present in Valid Users list), or users in same collection but not present in current project.
                          Only after selection the feedback (by yellow background) is given.

                          This happens on the work item dialogs. Direct editing on the boards still supply the possible/valid users to select from.

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                          • TFS Real time tracker

                            TFS shoul have real time tracking for task. Not only manual inserting task hours. It would be greate.

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                            • Make it possible to uninstall blend

                              It would be nice to have an option to not install, or at least uninstall, Blend - some of us have no use.

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                                0 comments  ·  Blend for Visual Studio  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Support multiple "Start Debugging" toolbar buttons that launch the app with different command line parameters

                                When developing a Windows console application (in either C# or C++), my team and I frequently have to test the application with 2 or 3 different sets of command line parameters. It is very annoying to have to go to the properties window and change the command line parameters for debugging (usually it involves copying a long string from somewhere) and then clicking "Start Debugging". It would be much more efficient to associate a particular command line with a button on the taskbar and then have multiple buttons to click. This would rapidly speed up development for us.

                                Macros would…

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                                  0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • allow var keyword in place of the datatype for readonly properties

                                  allow var keyword in place of the datatype for readonly properties. The var keyword has done a lot to clean up variable declarations in c#.

                                  Here is an example:
                                  var text = new System.Text.StringBuilder();
                                  vs.
                                  System.Text.StringBuilder text = new System.Text.StringBuilder();

                                  However, this cannot be done with a readonly property:
                                  public readonly System.Text.StringBuilder Text = new System.Text.StringBuilder();
                                  vs.
                                  public readonly var Text = new System.Text.StringBuilder();
                                  (this second option is not allowed, but should be!!!)

                                  As both a c# developer and a vb.net developer, I have to say that this is one of those areas that vb.net is a lot less verbose…

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                                    0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Add Visual Studio to the Windows Store

                                    Please add Visual Studio to the Windows 10 store. This would make installs a lot more convenient!

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                                      0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Make it possible to inspect template arguments when debugging a C++ application

                                      When I debug a function like this:
                                      template<int N, class T, class... Args>
                                      void f(Args ...args)
                                      {
                                      }

                                      I should be able to see these in a debugger after a mouseover or after placing them to a watch window:
                                      - value of N (readonly in a similar way like when you put a number to the watch),
                                      - type T,
                                      - value of args in an array-like view.
                                      This is currently possible only by an awkward way:
                                      - to see a value of N and type of T we have to look at the Call Stack window and look at…

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                                        0 comments  ·  Debugger  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • adding Imports to a Partial class only once

                                        when you have a class across multiple files it would be nice if you could add an Import to one of the flies and all the other partial class files would realize it Import so you don't have to re-add the import to each file you reference the imported dll's methods or properties.

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                                          0 comments  ·  Languages - Visual Basic  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • WCF 5 for .NET Core

                                          WCF is Microsoft’s unified programming model for building service-oriented applications. It support multiple transport protocols (HTTP, TCP, UDP, and custom transports) and allows switching between them (ASP.NET Web API for http/https/websockets only). Supports building services with WS-* standards like Reliable Messaging, Transactions, Message Security.

                                          In Enterprise Apps WCF remains very popular.

                                          Please impliment new WCF version for new .NET Core and continue support old WCF (4.6) like ASP.NET 4.6 supports for Full .NET and ASP.NET 5 only for .NET Core.

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                                            1 comment  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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