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  1. Have a windows os that is more than one computer. Think Nasa.

    I noticed there are no hardware or device ideas selections... too bad. Anyway I suggest your OS has a video only segment which can not be brought down by a crash, and perhaps and audio segment that can not be brought down by the video segment or the users computer segment. So image a computer that can record itself ... ie the users segment and even record a crash or a hardware failure and your ui segment just spits a lot of data onto the screen and you video segment just sops up all that useful information. Hopefully your video…

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      0 comments  ·  Project  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Making a new gen cloud service

      Making a new service which let's you choose that you want that file on your system or not and you can on or off the notification in which you can choose to have that file or not and you can view the file if you want it, or simply choose it to get on your device. And it's really fast like you take a picture and it come to the device you want in just seconds. And having more cloud save GB.

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        1 comment  ·  Cloud  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • external tool

        It would be great if I use a custom tool with "use output window" after it the focus came back with the text editor.

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          0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Please PUT the ASP.NET Website Administration Tool Back

          Please PUT the ASP.NET Website Administration Tool Back
          or give us another way of getting to it, which doesn't take half a day

          http://blogs.msdn.com/b/webdev/archive/2013/08/19/asp-net-web-configuration-tool-missing-in-visual-studio-2013.aspx?PageIndex=2&wa=wsignin1.0#comments

          Does not work, and I don't have all day, after spending hours doing wonderfull stuff with WebApi i'm now stuckm until I jump thru hoops

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            2 comments  ·  IDE  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Include native support for SCP in .NET

            Include native support for SCP protocol in the .NET Framework.

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              0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • ... release a version of Silverlight for Windows Phone and Windows RT!

              Release a version of Silverlight for Windows Phone and Windows RT.

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                0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Enable copy/paste of files between solutions

                If often want to take files from a solution open in one VS instance, and add them to a solution open in another. If I try the usual copy/paste, I get an error "The source files for this operation cannot be found in this solution".

                Please could you make VS smarter so that it can handle this.

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                  0 comments  ·  Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • please add navigate annotation command

                  we already have exist annotation like "files://***/***/xx.xx" or "http://***/***/xx.html"; etc. but in the editor of visual studio ,we not have more importent annotation command,that can be navigate to a file or class or property or event or method ,we dont have it! that's very useful very significant,let's we envisioning ...

                  there a note command is:"tocsfile://mynamespace/myxxfile.cs" or
                  "toclass://mynamespace/myclassA" or "tometh://mynamespace/myclassX/SomeMethodName(int,int)" or
                  "toprop://mynamespace/myclassX/SomePropertyName" ... and event etc.. so do.

                  we can from one cs file in editor of sln to other one by this annotation command like:
                  //tomethod://projectname/namespaceX/TestClass/TestMethodX()
                  public void SomeMethod(){
                  // some content...
                  }
                  etc..

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                    0 comments  ·  Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • VS2010的Microsoft测试管理器中的设置能改变吗?

                    VS2010的Microsoft测试管理器中的设置能改变吗?
                    例如:下图中的“注释” 填写的文字部分在每个Bug中能默认显示为红色吗?还有其它字体、字号都能修改设置吗?

                    正是描述这个问题:
                    http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/zh-CN/26adf1ea-1ab7-45f0-a8c5-cbc9759dd0f9/vs2010microsoft?forum=vstszhchs

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                      0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Test and Lab Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Add a tile to the windows 8.1 start menu for Visual Studio 12.0

                      I just installed Visual Studio Ultimate and there does not seem to be a way to launch it - the tile in the start menu is missing or got lost.

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                        0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Ultimate  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Just Source control. NO work items, etc...

                        Just Source Control.

                        No work item tracking.

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                        • Support OpenFileDialog() in Surface mode for Pixelsense

                          I am developing my application for Pixelsense. In Surface test mode, I can open files using OpenFileDialog. However, when I change to Surface Mode to open files, I can't see the OpenFileDialog window appearing. So I think OpenFileDialog() should be supported in Surface mode of Pixelsense so that users can import/export files to the application.

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                            0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Ability to delay verification of synchronization between model and source files.

                            Hi,
                            Each time I open my database project, Visual studio runs a heavy process of verification of synchronization between model and source files.

                            Message in status bar says "Verifying your model is synchronized with your source files. Your database projects will be ready after XXXX operations are competed"

                            If we can have an option to delay this at build time, this can improve resource utilization on developer machine.

                            As, I have around 15k files in DB project this process takes a long time.

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                              3 comments  ·  Database Projects  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Support a scripting engine such as VBScript to allow user exit processing in packaged programs

                              We develop packaged products. However there is a high demand for user customization that involves complex logic some times, or access to customer internal resources that we as vendors know nothing about. In VB6 there was support for such a scenario with VBScript. There seems to be no such facility in the .NET world, which severely limits developing an equivalent product with the newer platform.

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                              • Throw an exception for invalid attributes on runtime/dependentAssembly/assemblyIdentity

                                If you have a small casing typo in the assemblyIdentity element, the redirect simply doesn't happen, but you don't get any configuration errors. For instance <assemblyIdentity name="MyAssembly" PublicKeyToken="1234..."/> would just pass through and not get identified due to the capital P in publicKeyToken.

                                Please throw an exception instead of just ignoring it. I just spent a day tearing my hair off trying to figure out why the redirect didn't work.

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                                  0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • SSDT: Add Enterprise Edition Features to localdb

                                  Add Enterprise Edition features to the (localdb)\Projects instance. My company leverages many of the Enterprise level features of SQL Server (Data Compression, Partitioning). We would like to migrate all Database source control to VS 2012 SSDT Database projects but are finding objects with Enterprise only features won't build in (localdb). This is causing confusion and presenting a major roadblock in adoption.

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                                    0 comments  ·  Database Projects  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Optimize SSDT Composite Projects (Performance & Schema Compare)

                                    When using Composite Database Projects (2 Projects / Reference as "Same Database") you will find one *.dbmdl Files in each Project folder and it seems that the referencing Project contains all Objects from the referenced Project, too (on the disk an in-memory as well).

                                    If you use "Schema Compare" between the referencing Project and your Database, all non-changed Objects will be shown (not able to filter them out) and changed Objects could not be disabled.

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                                      0 comments  ·  Database Projects  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Copy & Paste for registry keys within the Visual Studio Installer Projects Extension

                                      Like the original installer project (VS 2010 and prior) the Microsoft Visual Studio Installer Projects Preview only supports cut & paste for registry keys and values. Copy and paste would save some time.

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                                        0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Property tempate feature [More reusability, readability, DRY principle. Reduce redundant code. Solve default value issue]

                                        I suggest a feature that help us to create similar propeties.
                                        We frequently create properies something similar like this.

                                        public String NVarCharColumn
                                        {
                                        get
                                        {
                                        return _NVarCharColumn;
                                        }
                                        set
                                        {
                                        if (Object.Equals(value, _NVarCharColumn)) return;
                                        _NVarCharColumn = value;
                                        this.OnPropertyChanged();
                                        }
                                        }

                                        I suggest property template feature in C#6.0.
                                        We can declare property template like this.

                                        public property T MyObservableProperty
                                        {
                                        get
                                        {
                                        return field;
                                        }
                                        set
                                        {
                                        if (Object.Equals(value, field)) return;
                                        field = value;
                                        this.OnPropertyChanged();
                                        }
                                        void OnPropertyChanged();
                                        }

                                        field is a keyword that means private field that will be generated automatically by compiler.
                                        T means a type that is used…

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                                          0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • 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!

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                                            2 comments  ·  Extension  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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