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  1. From the windows toolbar flyout for VS enable "<projectname> - run as admin"

    We as devs are forced to start certain projects (Azure, ...) with elevated privs - if you cant fix that, at least enable the start of this project directly instead of having to open the VS as admin and then load the proj.

    Or fix the "need admin" :o)

    Thanks
    Patrick

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      0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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        0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Add ToStringInvariant() and String.FormatInvariant() to the BCL

        When writing culture-insensitive code you must be careful to ensure you explicitly specify `CultureInfo.InvariantCulture` as the `IFormatProvider` parameter for `ToString(IFormatProvider)` and `String.Format(IFormatProvider, format, args)`.

        This becomes frustrating because `System.Globalization` is not in the default imports list, and the syntax is unnecessarily verbose.

        Adding extra methods that implicitly provide Culture-invariant formatting would make .NET code more concise.

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          0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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          • Automatically switch views based on the context

            Hello,
            Most modern IDEs are smart enough to know when you are working in a designer view vs the code editor view and change the view panels accordingly. For example, let's say I am working in the designer, and I have the document outline open. When I switch back to the code editor view, VS should be smart enough to switch me back to the previously selected panel (most likely the solution explorer)
            it's really annoying to needing to manually switch between view panels based on the editor context (designer or code editor).
            again, most modern IDEs already do that,…

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            • Load opened .sql files into seperate tab

              Open .sql files into new tabs rather than opening seperate instance of Visual Studio. This would allow double click of a .sql file and have it open in seperate tab as can be done with many other file types (html, css, aspx, etc.)

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                0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Allow Test Case Result tiles to be increased in size

                When you create a test case result graph on a master suite, you can get 8 unique suites listed in an axis, but anything else will just be grouped as "Other" as it doesn't have the space.

                Please allow the editing of a chart to be expanded in grid size to allow for larger lists of suite results to be displayed in one graph

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                  0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Add support for extensive project templates to TFS

                  We plan to use TFS in the near future in our company.
                  One feature we are missing is the ability to create a project template which defines every single part of the projekt like multiple predefined GIT repositories with permissions etc. setup.

                  We want to create a project with three git repositories (default one renamed btw.), predefined build processes and release processes.
                  Everything should be setup and ready to go after creating the project.

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                  • Support deleting files which are not in the source control

                    In the "Source Control Explorer" of the Visual Studio you have the Option to get the latest Version.
                    You can also get a specific Version and override your files (which then is the work around).

                    In my case for example I created a lot of files in my solution. Then I found out that this is not the correct way and I'm undoing my changes. Therefore my solution itself is like before but on my disk there are still the newly created files which I do not need. It would be nice to be able to select a folder in…

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                      0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Get rid of VS 2015

                      VS 2015 is sO sh*te !!!!
                      YOu waste peoples time producing a product which does not work and basically slows people down.
                      It is a useless producst and should be removed from the market - as well as ALL other MSoft products!!!!!

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                      • Xamarin needs a cloud-based iOS emulator for Windows

                        The current remoted iOS simulator requires Macbook. It's nice if Xamarin have a cloud-based iOS emulator for Windows.

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                          1 comment  ·  Mobile App Development  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Add a button to sql server object explorer window

                          Detect if sql server management studio is installed and add a button that launches management studio connected to same server instance that is the selected server instance. This will allow us to do the work we can in Visual Studio and when needed click the button to switch to management studio to handle the things we can't in VS.

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                            0 comments  ·  SQL Server Data Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • National Language Support API Reference

                            I apologize if my question does not fit here. I tried asking this question over at the MSDN Forums. But because it didn't seem to fit itno any available category, I just pick the closest one and chucked it in there. But of course, forum administrators seem to be as **** as can be these days since their forums are all they have to look forward to in life. The forum administrator said it didn't fit there and made me remove it. So, I'm asking my damned question here - maybe I'll get a few less jerks responding (I detest…

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                              0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Foreach should use pointers

                              The foreach loop should use pointers to allow easy manipulation of the data.

                              foreach(String s in strList) // s should be a pointer to strList[x]
                              s = "Hello world"; // then this would be possible

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                              • Make VS installable upon wine

                                Now I cannot run VS on linux system, so I have to keep and use windows. Could you fix this?

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                                  0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Ship unistd.h and other missing stdlib headers with VS

                                  To build many applications you need unistd.h and many other headers, currently not bundled with VS. Add them.

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                                    0 comments  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • It is time to make x64 bit version of Visual Studio!

                                    It is time to make x64 bit version of Visual Studio.
                                    Reason is that there are not x32 components left, but designers still running in x32 bit and they are asking x32 components.

                                    Also time to remove x32 as platform.

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                                    • 能不能等我输入完再提示错误

                                      能不能等我输入完再提示错误

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                                        0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Cloud-based iOS emulator instead of remoted iOS simulator for Windows

                                        Windows developers need a free cloud-based iOS emulator instead of current simulator that needs a Macbook.

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                                          0 comments  ·  Mobile App Development  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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