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  1. Have you seen what ScriptedSandbox64 is doing? Run TechNet ProcessMonitor and see!

    ScriptedSandbox is basically going crazy reading internet explorer registry keys endlessly, whenever Visual Studio is debugging. Is it really necessary to query the HttpUploadSize hundreds of times per second? Consider caching it and using RegNotifyChangeKeyValue if you are REALLY concerned picking up changes (as if that would be changed, smh). Disappointed.

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      0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Stop forcing sign in to outlook. You already spy on everyone enough

      Microsoft is disgusting now. Don't trust you at all anymore.

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        0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • stop trying to get my phone number, jerks!

        Stop lying about someone using my account to send spam! I generated long unguessable gibberish for the username and password. There is no way it was used by anyone. Fresh install one day old, didn't use the OS for anything else.

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          0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Details Tab should have a Rich Text box -- which should provide an easy copy from Word and visa versa. (word type formating - Insert Tables

          Hi Team ,

          Under the details section should have rich text formatting similar to Word doc.. which should be easy way to copy from word to VSO/ VSO to Word.
          - Insert Tables should be a feature which is desired :)

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            0 comments  ·  Blend for Visual Studio  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • จงทำดีต่อไป เจ๋งครับ Amezing

            ขอบคุณคับผม จากใจ...

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            • Move Cursor and Scrol Screen to Proper Position on Undo

              When I perform multiple Undo's (CTRL-Z), oftentimes the cursor does not move the right position and I end up having to search the whole file for the change.

              This is also good if you step away, and want to reacquaint yourself with the previous changes you have made.

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                0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                  0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Open project files in text editor

                  When we need to edit project files in text editor we have to open notepad, add a context menu sibling to "Open Folder in File Explorer" and call it "Open File in As Text"

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                    0 comments  ·  Project  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Allow me remove Items from the 'Find and Replace' Dialogs 'Look in:' field.

                    That happens is I miss the fact I am in Find in Files mode, and enter a "replace string' in the Look In box. These destinations are not easy to remove......

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                    • Allow setting text editor font size in pixels in addition to points

                      The default Consolas font is too small at 10pt and too big at 11pt. With an option to set size in pixels would give users more flexibility in setting the desired font size.

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                        0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • 12 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Version Control (Git/TFVC)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • When you save and close non completed test run, the status is failed (even if no failed test steps). Can we rather set to "In Progress" ?

                          When you save and close non completed test run, the status is failed (even if no failed test steps). Can we rather set it to "In Progress" ?

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                            0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Visual Studio auto format Python code by pressing ctrl + K,D just like in C#

                            I am using Visual Studio 2015 with PTVS for Python development and when I want to auto format code

                            I suggest that Visual Studio auto format Python code by pressing ctrl + K,D just like in C#

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                              0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • support disabling the vertical lines in code outlining

                              Please allow users to disable display of the vertical lines for outlining. Some of use find it distracting enough not to use VS if it can't be disabled.

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                                0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Add new versions of Android promptly

                                Android 6 took a while to be supported and Android 7 is going the same way.

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                                  0 comments  ·  VS Emulator for Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Improve new Intellisense filtering with context awareness

                                  Auto select filter based on context. i.e When you type "new" automatically show only objects.

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                                    0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • A pin-button to keep detached windows always on top for reference purposes.

                                    It would be useful to be able to set a VS sub-window as "always on top" (when in its floating / detached state) - for when using its contents for reference and typing into in another one. It would avoid having to drag it to onto another monitor, un-maximize VS, or snap it somewhere else unwanted.

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                                      2 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                      • Undo Pending Changes On Resume Suspended

                                        Common workflow in our company for code Reviewing:
                                        1) Working on our own changes (items in Pending Changes)
                                        2) Code Review Requested from Colleague
                                        3) Suspend Our changes
                                        4) Unshelve their changes in order to test
                                        5) Manually Undo all changes, comments, related work items related to that shelve once review is complete
                                        6) Resume our suspended changes.

                                        Seems like it would be a good idea to Undo all pending changes when set code review to complete? Or even undo when Suspended Changes are resumed?

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                                          0 comments  ·  Version Control (Git/TFVC)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Enable ordered test support for MSTest V2 framework based tests

                                          Enable ordered test support for MSTest V2 framework based tests.

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