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  1. VS2015 用起来非常卡。i 5 cpu ,4G内存

    VS2015 用起来非常卡。i 5 cpu ,4G内存

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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 →
      • Writing JavaScript in C#

        Allow us to Write C# Code that can be converted At Compile Time to JavaScript like Dart Language https://www.dartlang.org/.

        <javascript ServerToClient="C#">
        int a = 5;
        void test(int n){
        a = n;
        }
        </javascript>

        Ability to read JavaScript files from Visual Studio and Add a temp converted JavaScript to C# files to call javascript functions in c#:

        IMPORT JQUERY and Convert to C#
        <javascript ServerToClient="C#">
        // use jquery as if they are in c# and add C# codes
        </javascript>

        at compile Time all C# codes will be converted to javaScript

        New File Type: jcs
        these files used to write C#…

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          0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • 3 votes
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            0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Auto format xml on open

            It would be nice if XML documents could be automatically formatted on open (as a setting).

            In addition to this holding the SHIFT key could override this behaviour when a document is opened.

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              0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  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 →
              • Better invalid asignment message in debug with the actual variable name being asigned to

                When doing an assignment such as A=B where B is from a dynamic object, the exception message is similar to 'cannot assign string to int'. This needs to also include the variable name such as 'Cannot assign string to int variable 'A''

                This happens when using NPOCO or other SQL to object mapping tool where the SQL query result is returned as a dynamic and used in an object initializer block where any one of the multiple values being assigned could have an incompatible type

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                  0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • 2 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • I want to make program that has 4 variables that you can change and will automaticly be saved in office word along with some fixed text!

                    I want to make program that has 4 variables that you can change and will automaticly be saved in office word along with some fixed text.
                    Im making signs that have some fixed words and then the names of my clients. So, I want to just enter the names and information in the variables and automaticly aply them in word. I also want to have a fixed ajustment of the scale of the letters.

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                      0 comments  ·  Blend for Visual Studio  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Download debugger symbol files in parallel

                      Visual Studio should start symbol files downloads in parallel. This will make it faster to start debugging because the current download of files in serial is extremely long.

                      Visual Studio should also download debug symbols in background before debugging so the debugger can start faster.

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                        0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Fix MSTest v14 handling of ExpectedException

                        Currently, MSTest v14 fails tests which are marked with ExpectedException, even when that's the exception type thrown. When I run the same tests with MSTest v12, it works as expected and passes.

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                          0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Add support for custom changes categories for Team Explorer - Pending Changes

                          As part of my job I am working on many projects across multiple code branches. This results in many pending changes and makes the Included/Excluded changes list very difficult to maintain when switching between these projects. Having an option create custom categories like 'Excluded Changes - Branch X' and 'Changes - Branch Y'. This would result in a much better workflow than constantly needed to include/exclude files before code reviews or checking in changes.

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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 →
                            • Allow CodeLens background colour configuration

                              CodeLens annotations seem to inherit the document background colour. It would be nice if they could have a separate background colour. This would make it easier to ignore them when you don't want to look at them, and easier to spot them when you do.

                              And if you disagree with me, you could just set the background colour to default.

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                                0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Restore Support for Reusable ASP.Net Web Form Custom User Controls

                                We support multiple websites. We have some custom user controls that we use on most sites (for example, an employee search tool (that hits a different database with different connection strings)) and some pages that are nearly identical on all websites (for example an 'Diagnosis' page that displays current server info and allows us to test database connections, error processing, error notifications...).

                                In earlier versions of Visual Studio, there was plenty of support and documentation for developing custom user controls that can be used in multiple projects & solutions.

                                Perhaps I am looking in the wrong place for this documentation,…

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                                  0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Integrate team plan into Visual Studio. This should be a new funtionality where TFS users will update their leave plan into the system.

                                  Integrate team leave plan into TFS. This should be a new functionality where TFS users will update their leave plan into the system. So lead or manager will be displayed their team leave plan and deviation from work hours for a planned task in a new dashboard.

                                  Major improvements:
                                  - User update their leave plan into TFS.
                                  - Manager or leads can view their teams plan and approve the plan based on work load.
                                  - A new dashboard will display all users leave plans and deviation of delivery with each users leave plan.
                                  - Automatic alerts to user and lead…

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                                    0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Merge code coverage of compiler generated methods

                                    When testing async methods, the code coverage reports all these methods separate from implementing class.
                                    This is because the async/await handling is realized by compiler generated sub-classes.
                                    It would be very helpful if the results of these sub-classes would be merged into the implementing class with the original method name.

                                    Another suggestion is focusing the anonymous methods, which is quite similar issue:
                                    https://visualstudio.uservoice.com/forums/121579-visual-studio-2015/suggestions/12290907-code-coverage-report-should-group-nested-classes-j

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                                      0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Make Code Map "Live" with code

                                      It would be great to put some form of syncing with code maps. If I add members to classes, I would like this to immediately appear in the code map without having to rebuild (if possible). See attached screenshot.

                                      Currently I tweak about in code. The code map is out of date. It is pretty much a wasted effort.

                                      Also, an issue in VS2015 I feel, is that I've created a code map then reopened solution, I lose any interactivity with Code v Code Map. I have to start again. How many times does Visual Studio crash?

                                      I feel these…

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                                        0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Breakpoint condition/message history

                                        It would greatly improve productivity if we could pick a condition/message in a "recent list" when creating a new breakpoint.

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                                        • Add Profiles for workloads in Visual Studio vNext

                                          Visual Studio vNext will support the notion of "workloads" which is great but it's not as good as it can be.

                                          Imagine that you want to have different workloads for different instances of Visual Studio!

                                          So what I'm proposing is profiles for workloads, a single profile can contain multiple workloads and/or different extensions! once a profile is created you can select it from Visual Studio or from the command line e.g. devenv.exe /Profile X

                                          As far as I uinderstand it with the current approach the moment you install a workload is then loaded with each instance of Visual Studio regardless…

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