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  1. Add the ability to link a task card to running specific tests. Right now testers need to hunt and peck for the exact test suite for a PBI.

    Add the ability to link a task card to running specific tests. Right now testers need to hunt and peck for the exact test suite for a PBI.

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      0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Dark themes support in Visual studio 12

      I love to use dark contrast #4 themes in VS. The VS10 nor 12 work great with dark contrast.

      can you make it work then it's work with full of pleasure for me.

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      • Provide useful feedback for easily repairable problems with installation

        It was not possible to update form one version of VS2017 RC to another, and the setup log said this was because of an installed extension. Such an easily remedied problem could be surfaced to the user without having to dig through log files

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          0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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          • Intellisense doesn't support implicit property variables

            Intellisense doesn't support implicit property variable names, e.g. "_MyProperty" when "Property MyProperty" is declared in the current class. Any time I reference the implicit variable in code, I have to type the full name, which undoes a lot of the time saved by Property declarations. Please fix!

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              0 comments  ·  Languages - Visual Basic  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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              • Format msdn documentation properly

                Taking an example page from msdn: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/7wd6ex19(v=vs.110).aspx

                First off, the menu slider is half assed. Clicking it expands it THREE times before it can be collapsed.

                Get you some UI experts lol. Clicking should collapse and dragging should expand. You have it so that the click moves out all the way then the last click expands.

                Atleast the sliding is working...

                Second, the content on the page takes up more space than the ******* page!!!

                FIT THE CONTENT TO PAGE AND GET RID OF THE HORIZONTAL SCROLL.

                Horizontal scroll is the worst when reading documentation. Use up more vertical space…

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                  • Add VS Express and VS Code to visualstudio.com/ Comparison Page

                    hi,

                    i could not find the correct place to submit this request.

                    i have a request for this page on your site

                    https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/products/compare-visual-studio-2015-products-vs.aspx

                    i want you to add two products to this page

                    Visual Studio Express and VS Code

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                    • Right-click menu->hot key "A" first change to "Find all references"

                      Right-click menu->hot key "A" first change to "Find all references"
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                      将右键菜单的快捷键A 定位到Find all references,在vs2017之前,一直很好用。

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                        0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • C++ Project Properties Dialog

                        Dialog has options that are not used in some architectures and some that are used are not shown in the dialog.

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                          0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Improve CRT Debug Heap

                          This regards your CRT Debug Heap (https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/974tc9t1.aspx)

                          In the function 'dump_all_object_since_nolock', (in the file '<Windows Kits>\10\Source\10.0.10150.0\ucrt\heap\debug_heap.cpp') you have the line
                          _RPTN(_CRT_WARN, "#File Error#(%d) : ", header->_line_number);

                          I suggest that you change that to something like
                          _RPTN(_CRT_WARN, "#File Error#%p(%d) : ", header->_file_name, header->_line_number);

                          Motivation:
                          If you get the value of _file_name you can use a 'map' {address=>string} to get the actual file name. By inserting a hook
                          '_CrtSetAllocHook (MyAllocHook);'
                          then in 'MyAllocHook' you can build this map.

                          Proof of concept:
                          I have already made this using _line_number (unfortunately not that unique as a key so I can get multiple…

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                          • Remove the resist requirement of school email address. I am a professor at a university but without a school email.

                            When I try to login Vs 2015, the system ask me to enter email but it refused my hotmail account and ask me to enter my school email. Unfortunately, our university does not provide our school email. We all use public email service. There are thousands of schools in the world have the same policies. Your equipment makes trouble to those students and teachers. I used to be a software engineer at Microsoft. Hope you consider those people.

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                              0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Tools for Unity  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Control + Click is NOT suitable to show definition

                                I used it and select word. It was very usefull bacause you don't have to release your finger while Ctrl+Click, Ctrl+C, Ctrl+Click, Ctrl+V, Ctrl+Click, ...
                                I suggest Shift+Ctrl+Click instead of that.

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                                • Linked web pages

                                  On this page a search field for filter would nice
                                  - missing category for web page content

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                                  • I sell an app

                                    I have a c# application who execute automatic DOS pings to ip addresses for monitoring networks. Do you want to buy williamvladimirrivasaroche@hotmail.com

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                                    • Make the instalation more customzable

                                      Make the installer more customzable like in vs2008, that i can choose if i want to download sql, etc...

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                                      • When a deploy fails because of XML parsing, specify the file that failed.

                                        Before:
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                                        3>------ Publish started: Project: NetworkBenchmark, Configuration: Debug x64 ------
                                        3>There is an error in XML document (31, 67).
                                        After:
                                        3>------ Publish started: Project: NetworkBenchmark, Configuration: Debug x64 ------
                                        3>There is an error in XML document (31, 67). ({ProjectName}/{Directory}/{brokenXmlFile})

                                        Saying an xml file is broken and giving the character coordinates is absolutely useless in any project with a decent number of xml files. It surely must be easy to specify which file broke the deploy.

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