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  1. Export Item Template - from Solution Explorer context menu

    It would make more sense then current workflow with Export Template Wizard, asking annoying things that he should be already aware of.

    + it would make sense if newly created template ends up at Template directory defined in "Locations" tab of General properties.

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      0 comments  ·  Extensibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • In the Visual Basic editor please change the response to an unfinished " .

      The C# editor doesn't do this. It is very distracting. Maybe just red squiggles to the end of the line. The first time it happened, I absolutely freaked.

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        0 comments  ·  Languages - Visual Basic  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Right Click -> Edit Font and Color

        There are so many different possible element types it often takes an hour to figure out whether the thing you're looking at is "XML Comment" or "XML Doc Comment - Comment" or "XML Doc Comment - Text". (In actuality, it was none of those). I should be able to right click on a token and jump to the Font and Colors editor on the element type of that token so I can quickly adjust the UI the way I want since there is no other way to find out what type of code element a particular thing is listed as…

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          0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • color everycode like var tipe sting or var tipe int, this for exsample

          color everycode like var tipe sting or var tipe int, this for exsample

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            0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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              0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Option to overwrite all files instead of merge

              When merging code between branches, some files are merged with patches on the target branch. We should have the option to overwrite everything i.e. re-baseline the target branch when merging

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              • merge wizard work item column

                When merging across branches, can you please add a column for the work items related to each changeset? The field value as a comma separated list would be useful when knowing which items are to be merged

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                  0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Tree view for NuGet dependencies

                  When you want to uninstall a NuGet package, VS stops you showing that there are packages depending on that.
                  It would be useful to have a tree view of dependencies, in order to have quickly recognize all dependencies and understand the uninstall order

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                    0 comments  ·  NuGet Package Manager  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Make it possible to disable/remove git completely

                    We use a external tool to manage git repositories, perform commits or switch branches.

                    The integrated git in Visual Studio seems to interact with the local git repositories without having ever been configured to do so. As soon as the project is under version control Visual Studio thinks it is ok to interact with the repo.
                    This can result in all kind of problems. One problem we are regularly seeing is Visual Studio creating a .lock file while another tool performs a merge.

                    I suggest to change the git integration so that Visual Studio does not mess with repositories if…

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                      0 comments  ·  Version Control (Git/TFVC)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Option to add the newest Python to system path

                      Or maybe put the newest version of Python to some "constant" folders like /shared/python64 instead of /shared/python36_64 so we can add that to PATH without needs of changing it every time it gets an update.

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                        1 comment  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • MOSTRAR LOS COMPONENTES QUE YA TENEMOS INSTALADOS

                        sugiero que deberia haber una opcion que muestre los complementos que ya tenemos instalados, pues asi se nos hara mas facil identificarlos y no tener que descargarlos de nuevo.

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                          0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Specifying reviewers as "required" when a Pull Request has more then X changes

                          I want specify a required reviwer if a pull request has more than 10 (parameter) changes.

                          I Think this is very useful to previne big refactories without double-check

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                            0 comments  ·  Version Control (Git/TFVC)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Add an ability to specify project folder name during project creation

                            I have to manually rename the default folder name and then update reference in .sln file

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                              0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • change autocomplete to replace existing contents when a result is selected

                              Intellisense file autocomplete should replace existing filename when selecting a new one

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                                0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Allow hints files map replacement strings to support declare a variable and then a map start

                                Hits files (https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd997977.aspx) are great !

                                But I have a set of macros as follows:

                                #define MAP_START(x) int foo; struct map {
                                #define MAP_ELEMENT(y) y
                                #define MAP_END(x) }

                                I want to get the "foo" symbol in intellisence. But I also want to get the map.

                                I have tried putting the following in my cpp.hint:
                                #define MAP_START(x) int foo; @<
                                #define MAP_ELEMENT(y) @=
                                #define MAP_END(x) @>

                                But this just gives the the foo symbol. And looses the map.

                                I also tried using:

                                #define MAP_START(x) int foo; struct map {
                                #define MAP_ELEMENT(y) y
                                #define MAP_END(x) }

                                With that I get…

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                                • escort

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                                  • Allow user to install other packages while running VS.

                                    This would make it easy for a user to use VS while downloading other packages.
                                    Also I've already downloaded python and went back to modify and I didn't choose any extra packages but still VS asks to download it again and also I can't run VS unless I download and launch it .
                                    so allowing user to download and uninstall packages whenever they want while running VS might solve this issue.

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                                    • show shame shame

                                      it means no dress weared

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                                        0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Disable caret blinking

                                        Please add an option to disable caret blinking.

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                                        • Default folder for the new file should be the one containing existing files

                                          This would be very useful for out-of-tree builds with CMake. Right now when I add a new file under a filter (e.g. my_library/src), the default path for the new file points to the build (project) directory (c:\work\my_app_build\my_library\src) instead of c:\work\my_app\my_binary\src even if I have files from that directory added to my_library\src filter.

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