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  1. Please add the IntelliSense -- Suggestion Mode to the Python projects

    I tried to install the extension 'Python Tools for Visual Studio' through Tools-Extensions and Update.., then create a new Python Application project, then go to Edit-IntelliSense, I found the option “Toggle Completion Mode” is grayed out as below, please see the following screenshot:

    Could you please also add the Suggestion Mode to the Python project, so the option "Toggle Completion Mode" should be enabled, thanks.

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      0 comments  ·  Extensibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Support Android API Level 24

      Please add support for Android API Level 24

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        22 comments  ·  VS Emulator for Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 你们微软为了能赚点钱真是各种不用奇迹呀,有没有这么恶心人?人家java一个赋值你们要整真么一堆???private String filename = "001.xls";/

        vate String filename = "001.xls";/
        FileInputStream fis = new FileInputStream(filename);//获取数据名字//可以以设置为路径数据
        Workbook wb = Workbook.getWorkbook(fis);// 把 表数据做成一个数据本(作业本)
        Sheet sheet = wb.getSheet(0);//再把数据本赋值给一个工作单上(被单上)
        int rows = sheet.getRows();//把 工作单excel表的行赋值给一个int行 类型
        int cols = sheet.getColumns();//把 工作单excel表的列赋值给一个int列 类型

        .net :
        string P_str_workBook4 = Application.StartupPath + "\\Sum.xls";//记录存储计算结果的工作簿路径
        object missing = System.Reflection.Missing.Value;//定义object缺省值
        Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel.ApplicationClass excel1 = new Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel.ApplicationClass();//实例化Excel对象
        excel1.Visible = false;//设置Excel文件隐藏
        //打开第一个计算的工作簿
        Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel.Workbook workbook1 = excel1.Workbooks.Open(P_str_workBook1, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing);

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          0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Improve Error Messages When Debugging Azure Site Remotely

          When attempting to remotely connect VS 2015 to an Azure site, even if you know the workaround of having to attach to the site and process manually, you get an obscure and unhelpful error message if the site does not have remote debugging enabled. The messages implies that the problem is >>far<< more complicated than simply going into the Azure portal and activating remote debugging. It's an easy mistake to make, and a simple fix: change the error message so it highlights the most likely problem -- failure to activate remote debugging -- first

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            0 comments  ·  Windows Azure Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Cloud Explorer > SQL Database; display server name

            Not only master database in attached figure, but also primary and secondary geo-replica are displaying same name. So we have to click around each of which in Properties panel.
            It would be good to show server name along with database name.

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              0 comments  ·  Cloud  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • git history

              Add visuals to git history view to show if branch is remote/local (different color?) and published (same green arrow as branches view?). Commits awaiting push to a remote could be designated as such.

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                1 comment  ·  Version Control (Git/TFVC)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel.Workbook workbook2 = excel2.Workbooks.Open(P_str_workBook2, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, mis

                Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel.Workbook workbook2 = excel2.Workbooks.Open(P_str_workBook2, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing);
                ///你们office的这些东西不能简化?非要收钱 ?收完钱也不能简化?你们这些部门就这么势利?
                Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel.Workbook workbook2 = excel2.Workbooks.Open(P_str_workBook2, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing, missing);
                ///你们office的这些东西不能简化?非要收钱 ?收完钱也不能简化?你们这些部门就这么势利?

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                  0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                    1 comment  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • XmlSerializer should recognize "True" as a valid boolean (Case insensitivity)

                    Problem: "true" is recognized as valid by XmlSerializer, while "True" with a capital T is not.

                    Expected behavior: Clearly, the value is unambiguous and valid and should be recognized as the boolean value "true".

                    Error trace:

                    2016-10-24T10:25:36.8585544 |System.InvalidOperationException: There is an error in XML document (15, 10). ---> System.FormatException: The string 'True' is not a valid Boolean value.
                    2016-10-24T10:25:36.8585544 | at System.Xml.XmlConvert.ToBoolean(String s)
                    2016-10-24T10:25:36.8585544 | at Microsoft.Xml.Serialization.GeneratedAssembly.XmlSerializationReaderPureNeuralNetMtTrainingConfig.Read6_PureNeuralNetMtTrainingConfig(Boolean isNullable, Boolean checkType)
                    2016-10-24T10:25:36.8585544 | at Microsoft.Xml.Serialization.GeneratedAssembly.XmlSerializationReaderPureNeuralNetMtTrainingConfig.Read7_PureNeuralNetMtTrainingConfig()
                    2016-10-24T10:25:36.8585544 | --- End of inner exception stack trace ---
                    2016-10-24T10:25:36.8585544 | at System.Xml.Serialization.XmlSerializer.Deserialize(XmlReader xmlReader, String encodingStyle, XmlDeserializationEvents events)
                    2016-10-24T10:25:36.8741865 | at System.Xml.Serialization.XmlSerializer.Deserialize(TextReader textReader)
                    2016-10-24T10:25:36.8741865 |…

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                    • Append reader Debug.Write messages in IoT Dashboard.

                      It would be good to read these messages without Visual Studio.

                      This solution has NETMF in .Net Micro Framework Deployment Tool.

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                        0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Allow a blank "Default namespace" for projects

                        1. Create a new C# Console Application
                        2. Open Project Properties
                        3. Delete the "Default namespace" setting

                        Result:

                        ---------------------------
                        Microsoft Visual Studio
                        ---------------------------
                        Root Namespace:

                        The entered value for the property 'Default Namespace' is invalid.
                        ---------------------------
                        OK
                        ---------------------------

                        The IDE should not stop me from building my projects the way I want to. Please don't get in my way.

                        Note that if I edit the .csproj file, I can remove the <RootNamespace> property, and the project loads just fine. (But Add Class is then broken. Fix that, too.)

                        This has been raised before.

                        https://visualstudio.uservoice.com/forums/121579-visual-studio-ide/suggestions/2791056-allow-a-blank-default-namespace-e-g-for-unit

                        IIRC it has been broken since…

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                          0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Allow SSRS Autorefresh to be configured from the SSRS website.

                          It seem dumb that you can change the SQL query timeout on a SSRS report from the SSRS website but you can't change the autorefresh time for a report.

                          This is one of those changes that would take "two minutes" to fix by the product team, but would save countless hours to thousand administrator, particularly those that use SCCM and their default SSRS reports.

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                            0 comments  ·  SQL Server and Data Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Allow Drag&Drop code over variable/propertie/function/class..

                            It would be so useful to be possible to grad&drop come code over a variable - and automatically transform it into a property.

                            Or Drop some code over a property and add the code inside "set"

                            Or drop some code and add it inside function body (on top)

                            Or drop some code over a class and add it a functions..

                            This will make refactor code so much easy..

                            !0x.

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                              0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • The best structure to Lose Belly Fat In Men And Women

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                                0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Add context menu on left side area of the editor to manage breakpoints

                                In the left area where breakpoints (the red circles) are visible, if you right mouseclick in this area show a context menu.
                                It should not be required to rlight mouse click on a breakpoint, just a right mouse click in the left area should be enough.

                                This context menu could for example contain following options:
                                "Remove all breakpoints in this file"
                                "Remove all in this class"
                                "Remove all breakpoints in: namespace/project/solution"

                                Other context menu options to Add breakpoints could also be useful.

                                In case you right mouse click on a breakpoint add context menu options to edit breakpoint.

                                Now you…

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                                  0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • I love to see Microsoft fulfil the promise they made to support vb.net equally along with c# because I can't make any switch to c#.

                                  I want to see Visual Basic.net become more powerful like c# in developing of cross platform applications just like c#. Stop forcing us to abandon our legacy language. Microsoft should allow us freedom to use language of our choice which vb.net for everything c# can do.

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                                    2 comments  ·  Languages - Visual Basic  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Scroller while debugging large objects

                                    Would be very helpful, if you add scroller in debugging, when debugging an objects. It is very painful to scroll all over down in large objects.

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                                      0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • 필터와 실제 폴더 구성을 같게 하면 어떨까요

                                      프로젝트 내의 필터와 실제 폴더의 구성을 같게 해주는 옵션이 추가 되었으면 좋겠습니다.
                                      해당 옵션을 설정하면 IDE 내에서 필터를 추가하고 신규 파일을 추가 했을 시, 실제 작업 폴더에 동일하게 반영 되는 것 입니다( 현재는 두개가 다른것으로 알고 있습니다.)

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                                      • Stop debugging in Visual Studio 2015 after the Edge browser is closed

                                        http://stackoverflow.com/questions/40193759/stop-debugging-in-visual-studio-2015-after-the-browser-is-closed

                                        If we stop the IE browser, it would stop the VS debugging, but the other browser doesn't support this feature like the Edge, can you add this feature?

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                                          1 comment  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Make font size of VS15 installation dialog larger

                                          The font size of text in installation dialog is too small on FHD screen

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