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  1. Missing functionality according delete promote files from pending changes/Promote

    Missing functionality according delete promote files from pending changes/Promote.

    In VS 2012/Pending changes cannot dalete files that I want to promote.

    after I promote this files I must be able to delete it via Pending changes tab dialog.

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    • Hipchat build completed events build filter should be multi-select

      We have a few builds in the one team project, In a particular HipChat room, there are some that we care about, and some that we don't, configuring a bunch of service hooks all the same is tedious. It would be nice to be able to select the relevant builds from a list.

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        0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • navigating code using the scrollbar

        Hi,

        currently I have to click the slider and move it, or click repeatedly below or above it to reach a position.

        Nowadays, using Resharper, flags are displayed on the scrollbar - so sometimes I know exactly the position I want to reach... fast.

        How about allowing a double click to move the slider instantly to the desired position?

        Best Regards
        Heinrich

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          0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Integrate Azure to Lab Management

          Azure as Virtual Machine Manager must be integrated in to the Microsoft Test Manager.

          So those developers, like i am an many others, who does not have a whole infrastructure with SCVMM installed would be able to fully utilize ALM patterns to test their apps within the custom environments in fast and easy way.

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            0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Test and Lab Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • ODATA: Add Composite Key Natively to ASP.NET WebAPI

            Natively support Composites in the ODATA v4 framework.
            Enabling getting single entities who are multi-keyed:

            <host>/Players(Id=1,Name='Team 1 Player 1')

            So that creating our own CompositeKeyRoutingConvention class isn't required.

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              0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Build Notification Icon Color

              This is small but a needed change in my eyes. The color of the icon from the web portal and the build notification gadget are not consistent. As you can see the icon in the web portal is blue (which is i think the way it should be). The build notification gadget has a green icon. This causes the icon not to stand out from the completed builds which are also green.

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              • Provide pure HTML5/CSS3/JS project template

                No References
                No Propertities
                No Web.config
                No buiilding at all

                21 votes
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                  2 comments  ·  Extension  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Visual Studio Online - Add ability to delete a test plan

                  Visual Studio Online - Add ability to delete a test plan

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                  • CRC32 Helper Class

                    Many applications that communicate with low-powered hardware need a way to verify the received data. CRC32 is a well-known, lightweight check value which is better suite to verify short data.

                    .Net already has an implementation of this check value with (System.IO.Compression.Crc32Helper, System.IO.Compression, Version=4.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b77a5c561934e089) but this class has an internal ac cess modifier and can't be used by user code.

                    My proposition is to make the Crc32Helper class public.

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                      0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • add BitScanForward and BitScanReverse functions to .NET Framework, like in C++.

                      The .NET Framework seems to be missing functions to give us safe access to the BitScanForward and BitScanReverse x86 instructions, for 32-bit and 64-bit integers.

                      Following you can see the C/C++ functions documented but there is no C# or .NET equivalent.
                      http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/wfd9z0bb(v=vs.100).aspx
                      http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/fbxyd7zd(v=vs.100).aspx

                      If you are bothered by the fact that BitScanForward returns 2 values (boolean and index), or if you wish to make the name less ambiguous than "BitScanForward", then you could make a slight modification as follows and name it "CountTrailingZeroBits".

                      int CountTrailingZeroBits64(UInt64 inValue)
                      {
                      int i;
                      return _BitScanForward64(&i, inValue) ? i : 64;
                      }

                      And similarly for…

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                        0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Non-modal UI for Extensions and Updates download and install

                        When downloading an extension (say VS Web Essentials), Visual Studio IDE is completely blocked. Why should I have to watch through the progress of the extension download progress bar? Please make this non-modal.

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                          1 comment  ·  Extension  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • auto generate bugs after a automation test run

                          After my automation tests are run, I want any failed test case to automatically generate a bug report and place it on the specific person of my choise. I want this to be an easy option in test manager that could be configured in the test manager GUI. No coding required so my testers easy could configure it.
                          And attachments should be possible to be added as well.

                          13 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Test and Lab Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • help please (Visual Studio)

                            Good night.

                            I would like some help regarding data manipulation following code:

                            ColaboradorEquipe colaboradorEquipe = (dataGridView1.SelectedRows [0] .DataBoundItem the ColaboradorEquipe);
                            string = colaboradorEquipe.matricula collaborator;

                            I want a variable to receive the value of the column enroll online. can anyone help me ??

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                              0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Ultimate  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Reconsider automatic links to Active Directory

                                TFS automatically adds everyone it sees in Active Directory to its Identities list.

                                We have 20 TFS users out of our 250 domain users.

                                - All the "Assign To" fields list 230 irrelevant names in them.

                                - All the domain users have access to TFS resources by default, so we have to be very careful with how we set up our groups and permissions to make sure only the right people can see TFS resources.

                                - When we switched domains, TFS broke our database because we had two identities for each user, both with the same display name. We could…

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                                • 1 vote
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                                    0 comments  ·  Games  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Group Events

                                    I would like to be able to group Events by a Substring of the Event Name.

                                    If I have a Event like Error: "Function: NavigateTo : Stacktrace"
                                    I´d like to Group all Events containing "Error:" so I can get a filtered View off all Errors

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                                      0 comments  ·  Application Insights  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • to rewrite VS and Windows SDK header files appropriately so they don't produce humongous amount of warnings during compilation with /Wall

                                      Whoever is responsible for writing, modifying VS and Windows SDK header files should make appropriate corrections in the code they contain so the header files adhere to good coding practices and therefore compile smoothly. The number of warnings these header files produce during compilation is extremely alarming and it explicitly forces user-code to be clumsy-written. When would we, the users, finally be able to write warning-free code as good coding-practices suggest in about every C++ programming course book on the market? What we have now just doesn't make any sense. Please correct this hideousness and embarrassment ASAP. Thanks.

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                                        0 comments  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Allow remote TFS Git repositories to be mapped to an existing local repository, rather than just cloned.

                                        Currently when connected to a TFS project in Visual Studio and viewing the remote git repositories, only the "clone" option is given.

                                        Visual Studio should give another option, called something like "Map". Map will allow you to specify a local repository that uses the selected remote. This way a repository that was cloned on the command line can be set up to still track TFS work items in Visual Studio.

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                                        • Include the oxygene language in installation (one more language)

                                          This is not a big idea but i think many old delphi programmers would love to write in Pascal/Delphi syntax.

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