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  1. Keep Debugger Events after the debug session ended

    from external user: Can you keep the debugger events after the debugging session? Would be cool to analyze my debug outputs, exceptions etc. after ending the debug session. I am missing the white markers in the diagnostic chart.

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      1 comment  ·  IntelliTrace  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Visual Studio Online (TFS) should show task numbers on task board

      It would be nice if VS Online automatically prepended the task number to each task on the board. It is very useful during scrum to reference tasks by number. It is also easy to reference the board when associating change sets to tasks.Having to click on tasks in order to bring up the edit view and view the actual task number get's annoying especially with slow connections.

      6 votes
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      • Allow apps to attach HttpMessageHandlers to HttpClient objects created in a referenced library

        Scenario:

        1. Developer writes app A and references library B.
        2. Library B creates an HttpClient object on behalf of the app and uses it to send HTTP requests and receive responses.
        3. App A must have the ability to inspect, log, modify or trace HTTP requests and responses made by C.

        This is not possible today since HttpMessageHandler objects can only be added to an HttpClient object created in the same scope.

        This idea is to:
        Add an API to allow adding an HttpMessageHandler to an HttpClient object created within a referenced library.

        4 votes
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          0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Completely rework the RichTextBox control (make it fast, extensible, capable of handling large text)

          - fast to initialize and load
          - stellar performance (this is the most important part)
          - able to handle large amounts of rich-text
          - provide an auto-size feature
          - better support for spell checking
          - either add support for image editing, bullet points and tables or make it extensible so we can implement it ourselves

          I imagine a lot can be taken from the VS2010 editor or AvalonEdit.

          213 votes
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            1 comment  ·  Windows Presentation Foundation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Add Report Controls to WPF toolkit

            One of the missing feature of WPF is that it it does not have report controls in the toolkit. Because most applications are data driven and in LOB apps report is indispensable.

            167 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Windows Presentation Foundation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Solutions Explorer : Viewing features in chronological order

              Currently all features found within the solutions explorer are ordered alphanumerically. I am working on a project which could potentially require hundreds or even thousand of future features. I recognized there would be tremendous value in having the capability to arrange the view based on chronological order so that myself and my team can view which features have been most recently modified without having investigate each feature individually. I have desperately tried to find a way to modify the views, but it appears that this is not possible in this manner.

              I believe that including a "sort by" feature for…

              6 votes
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                0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Include Blend for Visual Studio in Visual Studio Community Edition

                Include Blend for Visual Studio (Desktop Edition to build WPF applications) in the Visual Studio Community Edition

                18 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Blend for Visual Studio  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Add Auto-Reload to Visual Studio when adding C# scripts to the project from Unity

                  There is an option in Visual Studio to auto reload when changing a file as long as there are no unsaved changes, but there is no option to auto reload when adding files to a project.

                  Everytime adding a new script inside of Unity we get a prompt in Visual Studio to Reload/Reload All. It would be really nice to have UnityVS handle this since it happens a ton of times during the development of a project and it is something it really should be doing anyway.

                  15 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  Visual Studio Tools for Unity  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Highlight PBIs in the backlog when selecting their associated feature in the feature mapping pane

                    When viewing a backlog with the "Mapping" pane displayed, selecting a feature in the mapping pane should highlight all associated PBIs in the backlog.

                    This would allow PBIs relating to a feature to be easily identified and ordered.

                    7 votes
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                    • A Razor Designer the same way we design XAML.

                      I'm learning MVC 5 and looking forward I don't even see a designer for the views yet. I don't know the roadmap for MVC but definitely, we need a designer. I feel like the time we wrote Autocad Lisp. Not only we need a designer in Visual Studio but the same way we design the great XAML in Blend which is absolutely fabulous !

                      3 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • RESTfull Console on Visual Studio

                        Hello,

                        Visual Studio don't have a RESTful Console. When i'm developing a WEB API, i need to test my ApiController but i have nothing for testing with that IDE.

                        I propose to create a little extension like Restfull console on Chrome Apps.

                        4 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Extension  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • All dlls that is needed for running the tests gets in one folder, so if any dll have the same name it will be overwritten

                          So my problem is the following. (Microsoft Test Manager, Test controller, test agent)

                          I have a testplan that run tests on several services, some services are the same but different versions.

                          The services with different version has the same name on their client dll. Lets say person.client.dll

                          So here comes the problem.

                          When I run the tests(the whole testplan) the first version test fails but it doesnt fail when I run them seperatly.

                          So I googled and did some logging on the testagent and discovered this:

                          Copying remote file: C:\Users\service.tfstestcontr\AppData\Local\VSEQT\QTController\746\Deployment\Hogia.Person.Client.dll to: C:\Users\fredrik.almen\AppData\Local\VSEQT\QTAgent\746\isptest2013.hogia.local\Deployment\Hogia.Person.Client.dll

                          So here is the problem if I have…

                          21 votes
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                            3 comments  ·  Visual Studio Test and Lab Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Provide ability to get performance metrics of individual methods

                            Currently there is no easy way to get performance metrics/instrumentation on just how LONG it takes to execute a particular method in a class. Instead, you have to add StopWatch timers throughout your Unit Test or code base in order to get these types of Metrics. However, this is very tedious and time consuming. It would be much better if I could directly get timing information on the execution of individual methods directly from performance metrics or instrumentation of my classes when I run any type of Performance or Load Tests to determine which methods in my classes are severely…

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                              2 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Ambiguous file names in editor tabs and rencent projects/files

                              I think it's a very common practice for most developers to work with several branches of the same project: trunk + 1..N feature branches. And of course structure of those projects and filenames are the same for different branches. Right now in this case developer sees in recent project an ambiguous list of files with same names. The only way to distinguish them - is by tooltips, but it's slow and inconvenient. The same is when we open in code editor several files with same name from different projects. IntelliJ IDEs, for example, in similiar situation behave better.

                              It wold…

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                                1 comment  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Allow multiple languages (C#,VB,F#) in the same project

                                Now with Roslyn this could be possible.

                                It's very annoying that you have to convert C# to VB just to include a class/function/snippet in your VB project, and viceversa.
                                If all code compiles to MSIL, then why we cannot use different NET languages in the same project.

                                Another example is a function in F#, you may want to use some functions that will simplify/improve your project (C#/VB) and it's better to do it in a functional language, but you don't want to code all your project in F#, nor want to create a separate project in F# with its DLL…

                                7 votes
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                                  1 comment  ·  Languages - Visual Basic  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • IP White List on VSO

                                  There should be a way to restrict access to our code repository on Visual Studio Online in order to prevent unauthorized downloading of our code. This can be done by creating an IP White List where authorized developers coming from our corporate network can download our code but no one else should be able to. This is necessary second layer of security where it's not just members of a team but also location. For example, for some developers in our team, we don't want them to download our code onto their home computers.

                                  3 votes
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                                  • Allow rename Servers Name in Configure Paths of Release Management

                                    Create a way to rename the Server Name in Configure Paths of Release Management

                                    43 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Release Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Move Tasks to sprints

                                      I'd like to be able to right click on Tasks in the Backlog view and move the Task to a specific Sprint without having to open its properties and change the iteration path.

                                      I basically would like it to work as it does for Product Backlog Items

                                      9 votes
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                                      • Improve WPF 3D

                                        In general, simply invest in improving the 3D framework. Specifically, add the ability (for users) to create and instantiate high level 3D elements in xaml (e.g. allow Cube, Cylinder, Sphere, etc. to be "native" WPF objects).

                                        658 votes
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                                          1 comment  ·  Windows Presentation Foundation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                            0 comments  ·  Windows Presentation Foundation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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