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  1. Developer News: when clicking on 'More News...' one would expect to see all the items listed on the start page, including previous articles

    When clicking on 'More news' in the developer news pane, one would export to see all the items listed there with all previous news items as well...

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      0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Make Visual Studio 2017 Diagnostic Tools event window autofit

      Like this case here: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/45178960/make-visual-studio-2017-diagnostic-tools-event-window-autofit

      We could change the Event column size, but if you re-debug the app again, it changed the size to the default again. It was not convenient for customers to visit the event information.

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        0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Allow ClickOnce to publish directly to web server

        In order to publish a new version of your application, right now you have to publish ClickOnce to a local folder and then manually copy it to web server. It would be great if we could publish directly to web and skip that one step.

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          0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Support .NET 4.7 as a ClickOnce prerequisite

          Since .NET 4.6.1 and 4.6.2 are supported, why not include support for 4.7 also?

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            0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Quick and Fast same day loans short term no guarantor Dealing with no formalities when fetching funds

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              0 comments  ·  Project  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • 100 pound text loan bad credit for 12 Month Fetching financial assistance online

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                0 comments  ·  Project  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Move reference, author comment on top of class up if there are any attributes on that class

                For readability it would be great to move the grey line with reference, author, ... above attributes if any. See attached image for more details.

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                  0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Add signature to function/values (and not only tooltip) for F# like Ionide in Visual Studio Code

                  It would be nice to have the same functionality for F# in Visual Studio as in C# projects (and in Ionide in Visual Studio Code).

                  Thanks

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                    0 comments  ·  Languages - F# Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Same day Short Term Text Loans UK Render economic funds to terminate the crunch

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                      0 comments  ·  Project  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • "font and color" like eclipse

                      It's very difficult to use "font and color" settings.
                      I'll excitement when I can edit code style like eclipse in visual studio

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                        0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • support for IOS in ipad pro for swift language

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                          0 comments  ·  Languages - Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • allow dashboards to be 'drillable' (currently clicking on a dashboard only opens the larger query)

                          Currently, with a dashboard chart that shows a graphic chart based on a query (i.e. open bugs cut by status), clicking on the chart opens the full query behind the dashboard chart. What would be prefereable would be to allow the chart to be drillable, so that if I click on a particular part of the chart it only shows the items that are applicable to that portion of the chart.

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                            0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • the refactor button appear too far form mouse cursor

                            In VS 2017 the refactor button appear too far form mouse cursor. That is very uncomfortable.

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                              0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Make bash for windows a first class citizen in the AnyCode (open folder) launch.vs.json file dialog for producing debug settings.

                              Make bash for windows a first class citizen in the AnyCode (open folder) launch.vs.json file dialog for producing debug settings.

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                                0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • "Scope to This" option on "SQL Server Object Explorer"

                                Add a context item to "SQL Server Object Explorer" for Scope to This to focus the view on one database similar to how you can scope to a project or folder in Solution Explorer

                                This will prevent having to scroll over slightly to see all the tables/columns. Since the default view for tables are 4 deep to begin with. The same options should also be applied to "Server Explorer" as well

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                                  0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Don't require Docker for Windows

                                  I dont' understand why "Docker for Windows" is a hard requirement for Docker-based development in VS2017. Docker for Windows requires Hyper-V which is pretty terrible as a client hypervisor. Why not just take a dependency on "docker.exe" and leave it up to the user to set it up? I can totally understand if it would default to the "Docker for Windows" thing, but it should totally be possible to override the settings so that using Docker Toolbox or a remote docker host was possible. Right now its way too locked down and there's no way to adjust parameters.

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                                    0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Support for SpecFlow

                                    SpecFlow is being extensively used by us to bridge the gap between Business Domain Logic and Automated Tests.
                                    Currently SpecFlow runs erratically on Visual Studio. The Test Step to Binding Function lookup often breaks, and takes a long time to refresh.
                                    I sincerely request Microsoft to consider closely integrating SpecFlow with Visual Studio test runners.

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                                      0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Add the command to read Build SO from VB

                                      Windows 10 is changing very frequently. No complains about this. But let me know from the application program wich version of Windos is installed on a certain Pc in order to be able to solicitate my customers to update Windows

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                                        0 comments  ·  Languages - Visual Basic  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Release Notes link in Visual Studio 2017 Installer doesn't use default browser

                                        Clicking on the Release Notes link in Visual Studio Installer launched Edge browser.

                                        I don't have Edge as my default browser. The Installer should respect my default application settings.

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                                          0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • 安裝畫面的文字太小了,希望可以放大

                                          Visual Studio 2017安裝畫面的文字太小了,看起來很吃力,希望能放大字型大小

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