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  1. rri

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      1 comment  ·  Cloud  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Display feature details in Backlog and Board view

      I'd like to see backlog items assigned to feature like I can see tasks assigned to backlog items in backlog items views.
      Remaining work should be populated from assigned stories.

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        0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Allow generics in extension methods

        Allow generics in extension methods.

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          1 comment  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Typesafe immutable collections

          Please add typesafe immutable collections. That means not inheriting from mutable interfaces and supporting covariance.

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            1 comment  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Support for "dpi aware" bitmaps in WPF

            An article on MSDN (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms701681.aspx) recommends providing bitmaps in several sizes for each graphic. This is a very good idea, and there should be built-in support for this in WPF.

            Example:

            <Image Source="myBitmap.ico" Width="16" Height="16" />

            Then, depending on the dpi setting, WPF automatically will select that bitmap in the ico file whose size matches best the required pixel size (i.e. 96 dpi -> 16x16 pixels, 120 dpi -> 20x20 pixels etc.).

            This, of course, is only an example of how it could be implemented, there might be better ways.

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              1 comment  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Please create front end development features similar to the open source Brackets - brackets.io project

              Please add features similar to the brackets.io project:
              -Live HTML editing
              -edit external styles and code without leaving the page

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                0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • the .NET Interface Concept needs a revision

                one should be able explicitly cast to the defined interfaces of a class in some way

                foo.AsI... (And each interface gets put on the list)

                foo.AsInterface(...and intellisense gives one a list)

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                  0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Remote debugging - Retain recent list of remote IP addresses

                  Retain recent list of remote IP addresses

                  With VS2010, the debugger remembers the last remote PC that I attached, even after closing the IDE. For example, I selected "Debug"->"Attach To Process", then selected remote debugging and typed in 192.168.0.10. After restarting the IDE, 192.168.0.10 still shows up and is selectable on this window. With VS2013, the debugger does not remember the IP address of the PC. I have to retype the IP address after restarting the IDE. Please make the debugger more user friendly by bringing back the recent IP address list that was available in VS2010.

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                    0 comments  ·  Debugger  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Validation for primary constructors

                    Primary constructors were a great addition to the language but the fact is it's kinda ugly how validation is performed (so far I'm doing it with validation methods, one for property, scattered all over the class).

                    I'd like to propose something similar to Java Initialization blocks. That block of code would be added to the constructor that is generated because of primary constructor feature. Something along these lines:

                    public class SuperDuperClass(int a, string b)
                    {
                    //This block of code would be added to the primary constructor
                    {
                    if (a < 0) throw new Exception("...");
                    if (b == null) throw new…

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                      0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Open Source the Web Platform Installer (or create an empty extensible shell)

                      It would be great to (re)use the WebPI as an install configuration tool. Yes, it supports custom feeds, but how about if it were available empty and unbranded (or brandable)?

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                        0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Extensibility for Release Management

                        Provide a way to extend Release Management. i.e. One could provide an external storage for configuration variables through an interface. So that sensitive and/or dynamic information can easily plug into release template.

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                          0 comments  ·  Release Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Created the right kind of links between WIT

                          In backlog, links created between Product Backlog Item and Bug are Parent/Child , but "AffectedBy/Affects" should be the more suitable realtionship.

                          Project should allow to configure the relation type between two kind of WITs

                          In UI, user should be able to choose the kind of relationship when likning two WIT via Drag n Drop

                          3 votes
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                          • 36 votes
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                              4 comments  ·  Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Allow partial check-in / commits

                              When making a commit in Xcode, a diff window is opened with the ability to exclude blocks that were changed (attachment).

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                                1 comment  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Fix text editor

                                I've been using TFS for a month now for a scrum project and boy has it been a pain in the ***. TFS is okay but it would be great if they could fix the buggy text editor used for writing user stories and acceptance criteria. when viewing work items from the product backlog work item list, the user stories description displays HTML tags used to format the text where it should only be displaying the description only, this makes it hard to read the description from the list.

                                3 votes
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                                • Memory and CPU consumption of cccheck.exe

                                  Hi there,
                                  we are using the latest version of the code contracts to increase our software quality.

                                  Now i found, that the cccheck.exe consumes a lot of Memory and CPU time (pls see attached copy of the task Manager).

                                  I found a thread on a MSDN Forum (http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/0873a84e-f0d6-4a03-a21c-715a23840e55/cccheck-excessive-memory-processor-usage?forum=codecontracts), that describes exactly the same problem. The first post was from 2010...now is nearly 2014!

                                  PLEASE Microsoft, fix this. I like the code contracts. But on my machine other programs have to run too ;-)

                                  Thank you!

                                  31 votes
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                                    2 comments  ·  Extension  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Add back "use custom server" options to web site projects

                                    The "use custom server" options have been removed from web site project's properties window making it difficult to run and debug within local IIS and instead forcing the use of IIS Express. Please add this option back.

                                    43 votes
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                                      5 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Don't load pdb files until I actually need them (i.e. when I break in code in that module)

                                      I have to debug a large application that uses several dozens of modules, and whenever I debug it, if I have the option "Always load symbols located next to modules" set, I get half my system memory used up with symbols I don't need. If there were a way to delay loading those until I actually break in the debugger or step into a function in a particular dll, that would be very helpful.

                                      Basically, the current scheme wastes memory and load time, and the only alternative is to load none of them by default and manually pick the ones…

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                                        0 comments  ·  Debugger  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Allow source control plugins to be autodetected on per-project basis

                                        Complex solutions often span multiple projects hosted in different types of source control.
                                        Switching between source control plugins is a pain in such cases. Same applies when Scc information is not available, and there are different solutions with different source control systems.

                                        It would be nice to have all plugins available all the time and let themselves decide if they are applicable to individual project, or, maybe even folders or files, and not switch setting each time manually in Visual Studio options.

                                        All other major IDEs like Eclipse and IDEA have that functionality for ages.

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                                          0 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • i think it would be lovely if you could point me to where i can get ground up instruction for using this software.

                                          i think it would be lovely if you could point me to where i can get ground up instruction for using this software.

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                                            0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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