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  1. Implement a pre-unload event in ObservableCollection or in ItemsControl

    14.Some kind of pre-unload event. E.g., if an object is removed from an ObservableCollection, make it as easy to play an Unloaded storyboard as it is for a Loaded storyboard. Perhaps it's specific to the item containers of an ItemsControl.

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      0 comments  ·  Windows Presentation Foundation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • ChildWindow

      I really wished that WPF had the child usercontrol template like in sliverlight

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      • Complex Unicode supports!

        As far I know, WPF and Silverlight don't support complex unicode just yet.
        Khmer Unicode is one of the complex unicode system, so I suggest WPF, also Silverlight Should.

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          • Promote it better, it is a great technology with so much to offer. If it needs to be replaced by WinRt, then WinRt should do desktop too

            Please improve the appearance of consistency and stability in your technology stacks... Please back your great ideas...

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            • 9 votes
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              • More LOVE to WP'F!!! More Transparency!!!

                Please be clear and transparent about where WPF is going so we can stop guessing.. This is no marketing quizshow people, we make a lliving with this stuff!!!!

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                • Support indexed access to pixels in WriteableBitmap

                  For ease of use and for Silverlight compatibility

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                  • XAML text substitution templates

                    Two controls. Nearly identical default styles, but one small bit deep inside is different. Solution today? Clone the entire block of XAML for both controls. I'd like some way to say <{TAG} /> and have {TAG} get filled in by "BasedOn" XAML (so ctrl X would say BasedOn Y style and then supply the text to use in place of {TAG}).

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                    • Add support for AOP

                      Allowing for pre and post compile weaving allows for flexibility instead of always requiring a proxy for auto INPC support.

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                      • Extract and edit template from system control like in Expression Blend

                        In MS Expression you can select a control->Edit template->Make a copy and have the xaml that is used for the base control.
                        This feature should be implemented in Visual Studio as well.

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                        • Add Padding property to Panels

                          Add the Padding property to panels like Grid, StackPanel, WrapPanel, also to ColumnDefinition and RowDefinition.
                          Without it, to obtain similar effect you have to set Margin for every single control inside the panel, and styles are not an option because first and last child of a row or column have different margin (margin is added). What if you need to change the margin afterwards? You have to go child by child editing the Margin property of every child control, this is not good maintainability which is one of the goals of the new layout system of WPF.

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                          • Allow silverlight dlls to be used directly in WPF

                            When I create a DLL in silverlight with controls, pages, etc., it would be very very nice to be able to use them directly within WPF instead of having to cross compile them.

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                              • WPF should have default theme like Silverlight

                                Today, WPF's default theme sux (see DataGrid).
                                Also take a loot at my connection and the link in its description where you can see images of what I mean:
                                https://connect.microsoft.com/VisualStudio/feedback/details/522173/make-wpfs-default-theme-like-silverlight-or-at-least-improve-it

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                                • Support TextSearch with virtualized TreeView

                                  When TextSearch is enabled for a virtualized TreeView, it works only for the visible tree items. It should work with ALL items.

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                                  • 7 votes
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                                    • Declarative drag and drop framework

                                      The framework which enables declarative implementation of drag and drop feature on XAML. It allows to make control moving in container, import ing external resources, putting data to clipboard, and so on.

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                                      • More controls

                                        - Numeric updown
                                        - Sidebar
                                        - More navigation controls (sidebars)
                                        - Explorer bars

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                                        • Visualization of DataTemplates

                                          DataTemplates should be visualized in the designer, so the dev can select individual fields in a DataTemplate.
                                          (Like in Expression Blend)

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