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  1. Visual Studio Enterprise 2015 is very slow. Please do something about it.

    Visual Studio Enterprise 2015 is very slow. Please do something about it.

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      3 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Visual Studio 2015 Community is very slow on starting

      on right-clicking on a text file to load it with Visual Studio 2015 it takes a Long time, although nothing else than the text Editor is required to process that file. there should be some optional start-up Switches, which avoid azure/Cloud/etc... loading when not explicitely needed.
      the fast-Launch Option is already checked, but ist slow anyway

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        0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Just keep things minimalist and lightweight

        We are living in 2016, a time when everything gets more portable, more lightweight and easy. What is the point of stuffing billions of unnecessary tools in Visual Studio 2015? The setup took 6 hours (I only selected C++ as programming language and unchecked the rest including online update) and already aborted my antivirus, and everything that can intervene the installation, 6 HOURS on my i7 5820 GTX 980, 16GB RAM with SSD!!!!!!!!! Huh???? Do you know what that means? And that's not just it. I can't run it properly, very long initialization, painfully slow compiling, and painfully slow running.…

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          0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • that visual studio must not damage its files which are residing for long time in its foder

          visual studio tries to connect itself with other applications in the pc i am mself a programmer and just kinda irritated by self destruction of my practice files and when it is connected to other things it creates problems in performance of other applications too it should not connect to other applications thank you .

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            0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • VS 2015 Python interpreter should work fast and a complete offline installer should be there so that no internet connection is required.

            Python Interpreter seems very slow. It should be faster.

            Again, Visual studio 2015 installation takes a long time than VS 2010.
            It also required internet connection while installing though it is 5.92 GB itself. So, a complete offline installer should be there like VS 2010, VS 2008, VS 2005 etc

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              0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Create Template Groups

              For each PBI/Story we need to create the same tasks for all:
              -Requirements
              -Design
              -Development
              -Deployment
              -Test
              -Documentation
              and a TEST CASE

              It would save lots of time in Sprint Planning is we could use a group template where each of these work items could be created automatically.

              Would be a big improvement in Usability, and reduce the risk of Carpal Tunnel problems :)

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                0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • have destroyed skype

                Skype is so so painful to use - slow ... it crashes ...
                Why does everything you touch turn to shite!!!!

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                  0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • are the most appalling software company in the World!!!

                  Why are ALL your products so shite!!!!

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                    0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Visual Studio 2015 is a ******* piece of **** on Windows 10!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

                    I am so ******* tired of this piece of **** not responding!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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                      0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Visual studio profiler does not provide the line usage in the code when the method of profiling as instrumentation

                      Visual studio profiler does not provide the line usage in the code when the method of profiling as "instrumentation". the usage of each line in the functions is available only when the method of profiling is "Sampling".it would be great if this information is provided for Instrumentation method also as when the interest of profiling is with respect to function counts and run time. the link for the sample video features the line usage is below.
                      https://channel9.msdn.com/Shows/Visual-Studio-Toolbox/Visual-Studio-Toolbox-Performance-Profiling#comments

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                        0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Using Microsoft products has driven me to a nervous breakdown

                        I just cannot handle Microsoft products anymore!!!!!
                        I have been driven demented!!!!
                        Your products do not work how you say they work!!!!
                        From ******\inexplicable errors to annoying tfs 2015 issues - saying files are not mapped when they obviously are!!!!!
                        I am a developer - I need to do my job!!!!!
                        Please can you just admit that your products are **** - and leave us alone!!!

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                          0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Dont perform any background task to slow down my work

                          Im working with VS and it continiously says ist performing a bg Task and i cant do **** for like 30 seconds. I dont appreachiate that Kind of Software behaviour.

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                              0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • all F8ck off and die!!!!

                              I have spent hours of my life trying to figure out inherited permissions. when I could have been at home with my family.
                              why are your products so sOOOOOO f*cking annioyiong

                              !!!!!

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