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  1. Add an option in VS & Blend to create StaticResources instead of DynamicResources in WPF projects

    This suggestion is migrated to Developer Community. Please use below link to view the current status.
    https://developercommunity.visualstudio.com/content/idea/351796/add-an-option-in-vs-blend-to-create-staticresource.html
    I would love to have an extra setting in which you could tell Visual Studio and Blend to use StaticResources instead of DynamicResources. In WPF projects the tools always uses a DynamicResource in XAML. I would love to use the faster StaticResources as default.

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      0 comments  ·  UWP / WPF / XAML Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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      • Provide a way to change the order attributes are created in the XAML file.

        When I drop a TextBlock, for example, the starting attributes applied are:
        HorizontalAlignment Margin TextWrapping Text VerticalAlignment

        And they are placed in that order. Which appears to alphabetic.

        Create a mechanism that alters the order they are added in. For example insert according to like functionality. The old forms properties viewers used to have a way to view by functional group. This same pattern could be used here.

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        • Fix GridSplitter to honor grid boundaries

          GridSplitter has the unfortunate tendency to push controls outside the visible area when minimum width/height values are defined and the user drags the splitter to the point where the minimum height/width is reached.

          Instead, I would expect it to stop at the minimum height/width and stop.

          Attached are some screen captures of a grid with a star-sized top row with a minimum height and a fixed-sized bottom row before and after the splitter is dragged to reach the top row's minimum height.

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          • provide a way for WPF applications to easily hide their windows from ALT+Tab

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            https://developercommunity.visualstudio.com/content/idea/351728/provide-a-way-for-wpf-applications-to-easily-hide.html
            Currently, there is ShowInTaskbar=false you can do to hide your window from the task bar, but in order to hide a window from ALT+Tab, you must do that and change the WindowStyle=ToolWindow. I don't like ToolWindow generally, and it does not maximize properly which makes it undesirable for end-users.

            There should be a ShowInTaskView=false or something to that effect for me to control that indvidually, or at least publish something that shows what the proper user32.dll call is so we can do it…

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            • WPFにて容易にWindow Styleを操作できるクラスの要望(WindowChromeの後継クラス)

              WPFのウィンドウをカスタマイズする上で、Visual StudioやZuneのような外観を作成するのに苦労をします。
              WindowChromeをベースに編集しても、タイトルバーサイズの調整やMinimized, Maximized, Closeの際のアニメーションなど大掛かりな変更が必要になります。
              そこでWindowsのThemeで設定されている定数を容易にアクセスでき、システムコマンドやアニメーションもデフォルトのクラスを新規に起こしてほしいと願います。

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                • Extend xml:space to support "remove" for TextBlock and RichTextBlock Run Collections

                  This is an extremely easy and non-breaking way to solve the long-running problem of undesired spaced between <Run> elements in a <Run> collection. Not having inner text between the <Run> elements in the XAML source doesn't really work because generally we want the XAML editor to support reformatting by nicely breaking <Run> elements onto separate lines. Extending xml:space to support "remove" means existing code will not be broken, but developers can add the tag to instruct the parser to discard the entire inner text if it is all whitespace. If MS is worried about a conflict with possible future XML…

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                  • Build UWP application where I should be able to link it without compiling.

                    Have you seen Google/Samsung wrist watches? Off Couse you did. If you would like to change the interface of the watch you can replace with a fee about $1.00 to $3.00, but those are images. Now we are working on 4K monitors and 8K monitors are available if you want to pay. As resolutions are improving the application interfaces getting smaller and smaller. My desktop clocks are Not images, but vector applications. If someone bought my desktop clock, I want to offer 100+ interfaces. The problem is, UWP doesn’t allow that. If you want to use any library, you must…

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                    • I need no crome on vector application

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                      https://developercommunity.visualstudio.com/content/idea/351690/i-need-no-crome-on-vector-application.html
                      I have some controls (for example small desktop clock) which I build with vectors. I don't need any title bar. I don't need window frame. I just want to enlarge my application by dragging bottom right corner. I provided you the sample, compile it and run it.

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                      • what new rss-feed

                        Put Back the RSS-Feed for new posted applications to subscriptions Downloads.

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                        • Fix initial size of Slider WPF control

                          Please fix initial size of Slider WPF control after dropping into designer.

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                          • support incremental appx generation

                            For large products, like games, with content directories tens of gigabytes in size, running tools like MakeAppx.exe to build an appx package can take a very long time.

                            This makes testing the product it its final form (as a real appx, with associated sandbox restrictions, not as a dev-registered folder) a painfully slow process.

                            This pain could be reduced by supporting add/update/remove file options to MakeAppx. This would allow callers to build an appx once and then make quick incremental changes for only those files that have changed.

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                            • Add empty UWP project

                              Please add an empty UWP project template for C#/C++, similar to win32 one. Such template would be very useful for iterating and trying out code without having to deal with overhead of XAML. Currently you have to type it out manually.

                              I attached a sample empty UWP program in C# to this feedback item.

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                              • Provide UWP File Pickers with the RenderTransform property

                                My UWP app has the ability to be rotated 180 degrees (it's being designed for a horizontal touch screen).
                                I find that I can rotate pretty much everything in the app, e.g. controls / framework elements etc, using code like this...

                                public static void RotateElement(FrameworkElement e)
                                {
                                RotateTransform rot = new RotateTransform();
                                rot.Angle = 180;
                                e.RenderTransformOrigin = new Windows.Foundation.Point(.5, .5);
                                e.RenderTransform = rot;
                                }

                                But I've now hit a road block...

                                The UWP File Picker dialogs do not have any RenderTransform properties.

                                Please add RenderTransform property to UWP File Pickers

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                                • Add SVG as a supported format to the UWP asset generator

                                  The asset generator (used for icons) currently only imports PDF or AI as vector images. Please add SVG support.

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                                  • In WPF-Development, drag the XAML-Editor into an own Window, same with WPF-Designer

                                    I want to drag the XAML-Editor into an own Window, same with the WPF-Designer

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                                    • Provide an option to disable hover tooltips for collapsed regions in xaml editor

                                      The tooltip is extremly annoying in xaml files. (I guess in html files as well)
                                      When navigation with the keyboard, the tooltip often opens and blocks the full screen when the mouse is over a collapsed region.

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                                      • HeightLines Property for TextBox in UWP

                                        Would be line if you could set the height of a TextBox using number of Lines. Example:

                                        <!-- Set TextBox Height to 10 lines (REQUESTED FEATURE)-->
                                        <TextBox HeightLines="10" AcceptsReturn="true"/>

                                        <!-- Set TextBox Height to 300 pixels (CURRENT ONLY PIXELS)-->
                                        <TextBox Height="300" AcceptsReturn="true"/>

                                        The reason why its a good idea to at HeightLine property is that it allows everything to be done in XAML, setup the FontSize, FontFamily, and the Pixels size expands to match exactly 10 lines.

                                        And it can be made compatible with Height in Pixels Property. When HeightLine=-1 then the height is set with Height Property. When HeightLine…

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                                        • Add Razor functionality to XamarinForm/WPF

                                          Please add razor functionality to Xamarin Forms and WPF(the ability to load content dynamically and load it into ContentPage.See attachment.

                                          Thank You
                                          Talley

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