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  1. Migration project from Team Foundation Service ( VSO) account to aother Team Foundation Service ( VSO)

    If we need to migrate project from VSO from account https://***.visualstudio.com/ to another VSO in different account https://yyy.visualstudio.com/ using any of integration tools exist

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    • add private/protected method-parameters

      While I can declare a methods as private or proteced, it would be neat to do the same thing with method-parameters.

      The difference to an method-overload is simple:
      You add a parameter with a default value. If you declare the parameter as private, you are not able to overwrite the parameter when you call the method from another Class.

      3 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Show Link to the Attachments Added in Comments/Discussion Section

        Our team is used to TeamForge which had some great features, but TFS met our needs better. When we add an attachment, add a comment, and click save on a work item, I would like the link to the attachment to show up at the bottom of the comment to make it easier to reference attachments when people add discussion. This will allow people to easily find the correct attachment with out needing to reference both the attachments and the comments at the same time.

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        • visual studio

          Till the current release Visual studio is available in x86 only. Is there any future plan to make it available for 64bit too?

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            0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Dump debugging

            1) SOS.dll and mscordacwks.dll should be loaded from microsoft public symbol servers for all existing (supported versions) of .net.
            2) Please automate common sos.dll tasks to allow dump debugging, view managed threads and their names (currently need to do poi(poi(thread+0x160)) to get a location of it. See whats occupying memory, view exceptions and locks etc.. etc.. etc..

            6 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Debugger  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • To assist in sound, tonal control

              Help users tailor sound of media to personal. Pretence.

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                0 comments  ·  Windows 8 Apps  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                  0 comments  ·  Extension  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Bring back the old "Pending Changes" window

                  No, not this one: https://visualstudio.uservoice.com/forums/121579-visual-studio/suggestions/2654486-vs11-bring-back-the-old-pending-changes-window

                  I want a commit message box, flat list of files with checkboxes, dockable to the bottom of VS and nice looking with full color. I don't need any of the other features you added at this point. Commit message box and a flat list of files with checkboxes. Look in VS 2010 for implementation. I want THAT.

                  4 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Add scripting to code snippets (T4 + Roslyn)

                    Code snippets are a good thing; however, they are often not intelligent enough. For instance the C# "met" snippet always inserts "public void MethodName( ) { }". Even inside a static class where "static" is missing or in an interface where "public" is superfluous.

                    I suggest adding scripting functionality to code snippets, maybe through the T4 technology coupled with Roslyn. The code snippet would be aware of is syntactical context and could do very intelligent things.

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                      0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Organize project XML files to reduce 3-way merge conflicts

                      If the project XML file contents were simply ordered, for instance alphabetically like a default file system view, it would drastically reduce the number of merge conflicts that edits cause.

                      Currently we see items added at the same spot in the file (so there is SOME order happening) with no relation other than time, causing a merge conflict that's completely avoidable. If an order was applied, it would make most 3-way merges automatic and/or a lot less work.

                      613 votes
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                        12 comments  ·  Project  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Allow sending an email from the work item detail/edit screen

                        Currently it is possible to email a work item from a list of query results, but it is not possible to email a work item when you are on the details/edit screen of a work item. At a minimum, it would be nice to replicate the aforementioned functionality that is available from the query results list, but even better would be to allow an email to be sent FROM the work item so that if/when someone replies to that email, it will attach the response to the TFS work item automatically. Many other issue tracking solutions allow this (e.g. FogBugz)…

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                        • USB remote device debugging for Windows Store

                          The Windows Phone has a much better remote debugging experience, compared to Windows Store apps.

                          Using the remote tools is problematic on some networks with some wireless hubs. I've seen problems myself and on forums with not being able to remotely run a Windows Store app or even ping the device connected via, for example, a BT Home Hub 3.0.

                          WiFi is a flaky technology, I think a wired alternative is needed and get rid of the need to install and run the Remote Tools.

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                            1 comment  ·  Debugger  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Expand the functionality of the "reassign" approval tool

                            The "Reassign" tool is currently very limited -- you can reassign an approval to anyone, regardless of their suitability to actually perform an approval for a step/stage, and this cannot be disabled. This has the potential to lead to things being inappropriately reassigned and getting a release into a "stuck" state.

                            The tool should be redesigned so that you can define, for a given step, which group(s)/users are valid reassignment targets. If no potential reassignment targets are defined, then you should not be able to reassign an approval.

                            8 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Release Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Add 'Apps for Office project template' from VS Pro to VS Express Web, so it supports Office app debugging, since Office apps are HTML5 in

                              Add 'Apps for Office project template' from VS Pro to VS Express Web, so it supports Office app debugging, since Office apps are HTML5 in the task pane.
                              Have to buy VS Pro now, for HTML5 work, is too expensive.
                              Convergence of web and Office apps; why Office app development excluded from VS Express?

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                                1 comment  ·  Office/SharePoint  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Provide a standard WPF Project type for F#

                                I have heard that you can do WPF in F#. I have even seen downloadable project extensions for it. Aside from being buggy, they were not as fully featured as their C# counterpart, particularly for the designer.

                                If F# is really a first-class citizen in the .NET world, then it needs to be treated like it. It needs to have a Microsoft standard F# WPF template that works and is fully functional out of the box, just the same as its C# counterpart.

                                45 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Languages - F# Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Allow Creation of Work Items w/o a Paid VS Online Subscription

                                  In order to have any shot of taking on the likes of JIRA for work item/issue management, you absolutely need to provide a way for the clients of companies (stakeholders) to create work items and give feedback without requiring them to have a paid Visual Studio Online subscription. This is a showstopper for my company and I'm sure many others (probably thousands).

                                  Please add this and add it quickly so that we can avoid having to use the likes of JIRA because it costs less (not my decision).

                                  Thanks for making a great product that I /want/ to use (if…

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                                  • "release management"

                                    Release management: The ability to call a release template from another template or the ability to have sub templates.

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                                      0 comments  ·  Release Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Add to the help information on how to change default font in MTM Test Manager

                                      I cannot find anywhere online where to change the default font that appears in MTM - Plan. Is it set in a template on TFS? Please add this somewhere so that users can find this info easily. Thank you.

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                                        1 comment  ·  Visual Studio Test and Lab Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Allow storing of a name-value pair in TFS drop-down lists

                                        Currently to have a drop-down list of display-friendly names for things like Release Milestones, TFS requires you to store strings and setup allowed values. In this case, when a particular Release Milestone has its name changed (which is a business requirement for us), every work item with the old name must be updated. This destroys historical reporting capability, because now the old name has to be remembered and a report run against the old name and another report run against the new name to have a full historical report. Multiple renames later, users can no longer effectively perform historical queries…

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                                        • Bug: Visual Studio Installer Projects Extension-VS/2013

                                          The 'preview' release has a bug. When used with C++/CLI projects the 'Primary Output from Project' file system object no longer see's the executable. In 2010 this object shows the executable (in the 'Outputs' context menu dialog) and allows a shortcut to the executable to be created (also via the context menu). Without a shortcut to the primary output you can't use the installer to add a item to user's desktop or user's program menu folder.

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                                            0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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