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      0 comments  ·  Languages - F# Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • selecting item should be shown item descritpion at first

      when selecting item in installer list should be shown some description about selected intem instead of selecting activity itself

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        0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Question regarding _set_se_translator... Is there anyway to get the source file name, function name, and line number?

        I would suggest adding support where the translator function could have the function name, source file name, and the line number where the exception occurred.

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          1 comment  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Simple features are sometime removed creating

          Why is there no option to make the toolbar buttons larger? See https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/vstudio/en-US/eaf0e7eb-cb8d-4e1a-8d17-a7a56a0daf6f/visual-studio-2010-toolbar-large-icons?forum=vssetup . I feel the same way. A simple feature removed. You should have a better Human Centered Design group.

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            0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Move System.Reactive.Unit to System

            When I'm trying to code in a more functional style, I sometimes need to return Unit from a method instead of void (or anything to signify "I don't care about the actual value", Unit just fits the bill). I would appreciate if I could do that without pulling the entire System.Reactive package.

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              0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • More Comfortable UI

              I think Visual Studio 2017 setting up is even more comfortable than Visual Studio 2015. I want you to keep current UI(design)

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                0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Toggle just-my-code for selections made either in solution explorer or highlighted in the text editor.

                In my normal development cycle I generally like to run/debug with just-my-code switched on, so as to avoid lots of false positives.
                When I'm trying to nail a hard bug, though, I think it would be useful to be able to highlight a section of code in the text editor, or a selection of files in solution explorer and disable (or toggle) just-my-code for just that selection, as it's often the case that I have a good idea which area of code is at fault.

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                  0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • back up

                  Try first

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                  • CreateInstance generic Type

                    Create Instance won't work when I create things with generic types until the type is defined it would be easier to work with reflection in generic classes if CreateInstance(T) worked better.

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                      0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                        0 comments  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Coded UI - switch datasource to TestMethods datasource if referred to by separate test method with own datasource

                        The scenario I have is I want a Test Method which finds credentials from a credentials csv file as its datasource and assigns them to variables. It then calls a Login Test Method which uses the details to log in and then uses its own datasource to enter data into the application. This currently does not work as it retains the first datasource which is very inflexible!

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                          0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Ability to hide/collapse the main menu (File, Edit, etc)

                          It should, through an options setting, be possible to have the main menu be hidden/collapsed. Whether you are in full screen mode or not. Currently, it does not even hide in full screen.

                          Basically, I would like the functionality of this extension to be a standard feature of VS:

                          https://marketplace.visualstudio.com/items?itemName=MatthewJohnsonMSFT.HideMainMenu

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                            0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Highlight region/endregion directives using hex color in margins

                            Placing a hex color code at the end of a region directive will highlight the margins inside that region

                            ex:
                            #region Feilds <color=b2ffff>

                            //The margins inside this region are light blue.

                            #endregion

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                              0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Visual C++ 2017 Redistributable offline installer

                              Please provide link of Microsoft Visual C++ 2017 Redistributable offline installer

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                                1 comment  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • software installed but log show me some error ?

                                I have installed RC that work fine in my computer. For some reason I have installed VWD 10 sp1 from WPI. both are working fine but not thing goes installed as wpi tell me.

                                log is here.

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                                  1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • view

                                  这个应该是vs2015 IDE的Bug
                                  ASP.NET Core Web Application(.NET Core)和ASP.NET Core Web Application(.NET Framework)新建项目后,Controller里的方法上,鼠标右键菜单没有(添加视图和转到视图)功能。

                                  ps.ASP.NET Web Application(.NET Framework)的Controller里的方法上,鼠标右键有(添加视图和转到视图)功能。

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                                    0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • BIN file

                                    Please add BIN in the output file

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                                      0 comments  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • intellisense shows function arguments in one line

                                      When moving the mouse over a function, intellisense shows all the argument in a single line. The line may be very long, especially in a 4k monitor. It would be nice if the arguments were split into several lines.

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                                        0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Cancel Installing by each module

                                        When Installing VisualStudio 2017, Each module can be cancel at any time. For It is very long time to spend.

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                                          0 comments  ·  Developer Community  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Make it possible to generate solutions / projects from CMake in a user specified location.

                                          Currently, CMake import generates solutions and projects in your personal home folder C:\Users\name\....

                                          Make it possible to let the user provide the location to generate these files in.

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                                            2 comments  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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