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  1. 솔루션 탐색기 말고도 메소드를 탐색할 수 있는 창이 있으면 좋겠습니다.

    솔루션 탐색기 말고도 메소드를 탐색할 수 있는 창이 있으면 좋겠습니다.

    not only solution finder, need method finder.

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      0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Add a change counter label to each file in Incuded changes tree

      Team Explorer > Pending Changes > Included Changes has a counter label for the number of files changed, but there should be a file-level indicator for the number of changes in a particular file. I've had on numerous occasions, run a merge between branches and the file has zero changes. It would be helpful before diving into diff to see a little indicator at the file name, such as "(X)" where X is the number of changes detected. It would make my workflow faster.

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        0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Amend previous commit should allow the previous commit's message to be edited.

        Git gui does this: when adding changes to the previous commit, it brings up its description and allows editing it before committing the amend. Simple and very, very reasonable.

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          0 comments  ·  Version Control (Git/TFVC)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • visual studio cloud

          Allow logging into your account to automatically install extensions you have downloaded from the store.

          I have multiple computers I work from, managing the extensions and settings between them would be much easier if it was just automatic based on the login.

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          • 3 votes
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              0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Format Document Wrong Spacing for Assignments

              There is currently a problem with the Format Document feature.
              The option "Ignore spaces in declaration statements" doesn't respect the following items (also the implicit if statement is suffering from this problem):

              Code:

              using (var x=new SomeClass())

              return isCode?"yes":"no";

              public void MyMethod(string str="hello")
              {
              }

              for (int i=0; i<cnt; i++)
              {
              }

              Wrongly Auto-Formatted-Code:

              using (var x = new SomeClass())

              return isCode ? "yes" : "no";

              public void MyMethod(string str = "hello")
              {
              }

              for (int i = 0; i<cnt; i++)
              {
              }

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                0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Add ability to search inside the text visualizer

                The text visualizer does a pretty good job for wrapping text. However, sometimes I just want to see if the text I've got is the correct one so I often copy-paste it from the visualizer to notepad and use notepad search feature. Why not have the ability to search for text directly inside the text visualizer itself?

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                  0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Oneget/Nuget for c++ projects

                  Allow creation of nuget packages from C++ projects. We currently use CoApp powers **** tools but it seems unsupported. It is odd to have the next version of the Windows server use oneget and consume nuget packages but no support from within VS.

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                    0 comments  ·  NuGet Package Manager  ·  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  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • IntelliSense tag for indicating thread safety

                      It'll be great to have a dedicated class/method documentation tag for IntelliSense, which would allow to specify the thread-safety of the member.

                      Example:

                      /// <summary>
                      /// A sample class used to show the usage of intelliSense support.
                      /// </summary>
                      /// <threadSafety>SomeMembersSafe</threadSafety>
                      public class TestClass
                      {
                      /// <summary>
                      /// Handles something a sample method can handle, in a thread-way manner.
                      /// </summary>
                      /// <threadSafety>ThreadSafe</threadSafety>
                      public void ThreadSafeMethod()
                      {
                      // some logic here, which is thread safe
                      }

                      /// <summary>
                      /// Handles something a sample method can handle, in a non-thread-way manner.
                      /// </summary>
                      /// <threadSafety>NonThreadSafe</threadSafety>
                      public void NonThreadSafeMethod()
                      {
                      // some…

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                        0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Record actions and include screenshots of MTM exploratory tests

                        We can create Test cases from exploratory tests in MTM, but sometimes the action description is not understandable, as we can't figure out which control reference was captured.
                        When we create a bug from an exploratory test session, the images are included.
                        I suggest you to reuse these exploratory thumbnails in generated test cases, so later it becomes easier to review the Test Cases and record actions.

                        Also, I suggest you to include an option to automatically record the action steps for reproduction directly from exploratory tests, eliminating the need to edit the test case, execute again manually the test…

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                          0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • When projects aren't compatible, tell us WHY they're not compatible.

                          When trying to design a UAP project, we frequently get errors trying to form dependencies between projects. It's very frustrating, since there's no warning before hand, and it a lot of work to set up the project. The error provides no details as to why, so to troubleshoot, all we can do is trial and error. Can you explain WHY something isn't compatible?

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                            0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Assertions on MTM

                            Include ability to add assertions on MTM manual test cases as Expected result, to validate then when runing previously recorded steps. Support image assertions also.

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                              0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Build Status Icon - set to yellow when building

                              The "Build Status" tool has a green tick icon when all registered builds are "good" (passed), and red when at least one build has failed. All good so far.

                              However, if a build fails, and a new build is initiated, the icon changes back to green again while the build takes place. This gives the at-a-glance impression that everything is OK, when indeed it might not be.

                              The old CC-Tray app that I used formerly had a different (yellow) icon for this case. I think it only changed yellow when a failed build was re-running.

                              I suggest implementing this for…

                              3 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Correct Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Shell (Integrated) English Language Pack link as it is the same link as cs-CZ - Czech link

                                The Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Shell (Integrated) English Language Pack link is wrong
                                it is the same as Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Shell (Integrated) Czech Language Pack

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                                  0 comments  ·  Extensibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                    0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Make Default Settings file and difference file like in VS Code

                                    In VS Code you have default settings and you can't make changes to this file. That is good. Because you have another file user settings, where you have only differences of changed settings.
                                    Please make this also into Visual Studio.
                                    I am always having problems with settings and have like 15 backups, but they are impossible to traverse and search for changes between them.
                                    The problems are with VS Updates or Repairs or changing Installation options. They ALWAYS change SOME of my settings without me knowing!!!

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                                      0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Make Brushes in Setter editabile via Color Picker/Editor in Properties window when edit Style, like editing other XAML code

                                      When you edit Styles it would be useful, for Property that are Brushes, in the Properties window the IDE as well as show the color, allows you to visually edit.
                                      Like in the other parts of XAML code.

                                      <Style TargetType="{x:Type DockPanel}">
                                      <Setter Property="Background" Value="#66AAAAAA"/>
                                      </Style>
                                      Images: now and desired.

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                                      • Expand code snippet with more reserved variables like current user, current date time, current file name etc.

                                        Expand code snippet with more reserved variables like current user, current date time, current file name etc. or allow calling .net framework assemblies functions from snippet.

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