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  1. Microsoft Fakes for Windows Phone Unit Tests

    Please provide support to use the Microsoft Fakes mocking/stub framework for Windows Phone Unit Tests.

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      1 comment  ·  Phone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Merge pull request with Tagging at using git on Visual Studio Online.

      When I merge a pull request, I want to set tags at the same time, using git on Visual Studio Online.

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      • Make source code documentation in JavaDoc style.

        XML type of source code documentation takes a lot of place in the editor, and it makes a lot of noise. I would suggest to make it more like JavaDoc documentation looks like.

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          0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Control+D to duplicated an item (class) in the project view.

          I've been using the Unity game engine recently. Unity uses C# files for it's MonoBehavior class "scripts" and in the Unity project view there is a tree of C# class files that is very similar to Visual Studio's fantastic project view.

          In Unity to duplicate a file, I can quickly hit Ctrl+D and it duplicates and renames the file for me. In Visual Studio, I pretty much always do the same to add a new class, but I have to right click and select copy and then right click and select paste to make a duplicate of the file.

          Please…

          3 votes
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            0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Sql Server Object Explorer filters for database objects.

            Sql Server Object Explorer needs to have filters for database objects. When filters are added they should not be like the filter options

            6 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Implement more C++ TS (Filesystem is great!, now Concepts!!) You get the edge over gcc and clang

              Technical specifications greatly improve c++ usability. Filesystem is amazing. You can surpass gcc and clang in implementation.
              C++ needs a bigger and bigger library

              9 votes
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                0 comments  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • add BitScanForward and BitScanReverse functions to .NET Framework, like in C++.

                The .NET Framework seems to be missing functions to give us safe access to the BitScanForward and BitScanReverse x86 instructions, for 32-bit and 64-bit integers.

                Following you can see the C/C++ functions documented but there is no C# or .NET equivalent.
                http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/wfd9z0bb(v=vs.100).aspx
                http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/fbxyd7zd(v=vs.100).aspx

                If you are bothered by the fact that BitScanForward returns 2 values (boolean and index), or if you wish to make the name less ambiguous than "BitScanForward", then you could make a slight modification as follows and name it "CountTrailingZeroBits".

                int CountTrailingZeroBits64(UInt64 inValue)
                {
                int i;
                return _BitScanForward64(&i, inValue) ? i : 64;
                }

                And similarly for…

                11 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Update work items on commit for git

                  Allow resolving of work items when committing to git on Visual Studio Online.

                  5 votes
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                  • Mac support for VSTU

                    For VSTU tools for Unity add Mac support while running VS under virtual machine, so debugging and opening files and projects on correct line number and such from Mac Unity to VS. Debugging ios also *doesnt hold breath* or he'll just release VS for Mac natively :-D

                    12 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Compatibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Make XAML Bindings type save

                      Would be great to define an Interface or Type for the DataContext of a Container in XAML and than have the Compiler Check the Bindings used in this Container and its Child Elements (not having a own Definition) recursive...

                      6 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  XAML Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Make "All Configurations" the default option when editing Visual Studio property pages

                        Nine times out of ten, the first thing I do when making changes to the property pages for a Visual Studio project is change the "Configuration" option to "All Configurations". There are very few cases where I want my changes to affect the current configuration (usually "Debug") and not others (like "Release").

                        As a developer, I often forget to set this option to "All Configurations" before making changes, which usually leads to confusion later when the project builds properly in "Debug" but not "Release". I have found very few situations in which the opposite is true (i.e. where I accidentally…

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                          0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Add a Configuration Type for "Separate Static and Dynamic Libraries"

                          As a C++ developer, I want to be able to configure a Visual Studio project that automatically builds separate static (.lib) and dynamic (.dll) versions of a library, such that rebuilding the project updates both versions.

                          Many of my projects import a common code base, which I have encapsulated in a library for convenience. It is useful for me to have certain projects link to the library statically while others use the DLL version (for hot reloading). However, since I can't build both versions simultaneously, they tend to get out-of-sync with each other easily. Adding a Configuration Type that builds…

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                            0 comments  ·  Project  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Extract Formfield like extract Hiddenfield

                            Public Function SetHiddenFieldsExtractionRule(paramName As String) As ExtractHiddenFields
                            Dim HiddenFields As ExtractHiddenFields = New ExtractHiddenFields()
                            HiddenFields.Required = True
                            HiddenFields.HtmlDecode = True
                            HiddenFields.ContextParameterName = paramName
                            Return HiddenFields
                            End Function

                            this is the way of the HiddenFields being extracted, but I cant do so in the extraction of the FormFields.

                            Please make VS to be able to do so as it could just make the web performance testing a much easier task.

                            Thanks,

                            Jason.

                            3 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Ultimate  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • enhance search to retain recent history

                              I sometimes search on a phrase with the intent of changing something within the phrase of near by. On every change, the search engine starts over gain. I don't want to revisit all the places I just visited and want to search to continue on to other files with the same phrase. Here is a more detailed post. http://visualstudio.uservoice.com/forums/121579-visual-studio

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                                0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Make it possible to rename or do looup of device names under Usage/Environment/Device

                                The graph and list of devices when you monitor a Windows Phone application is displayed as "cryptic" RM-821_eu_euro1_247 and/or RM-1045_1006. This does not tell you anything meaningful. Please add feature where you lookup these numbers to actual devices (Ie Nokia Lumia 930 etc) or make it possible to rename the devices

                                11 votes
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                                  1 comment  ·  Application Insights  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • references filter

                                  In Visual Studio, when looking at the references; it would be handy sometimes to have the option of seeing only those in your solution, and/or non-Microsoft references, and/or only external references (non solution, non MS)

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                                    0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Ultimate  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Provide a simple way to analyze TFS build time, so we know where our time is spent.

                                    The current "Activity Log" view for a TFS build is basically useless in it's current form for the task of finding out where all your time is spent during a TFS build, for any build with more than 5 lines of output in that log.

                                    Sure, it's got the time of every action taken in there. But not in any way that's useful. There's no way to sort or collapse the view to quickly find the longest part of the build, so you're left with scrolling down the long list of actions, until an item that seems long catches your…

                                    3 votes
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                                    • Switch between Debug Device (Surface/PC) for entire solution

                                      I would like to change the debug device for the entire solution, so that you can switch between different devices. Currently you have to change it for every project in the solution

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                                        0 comments  ·  Windows 8 Apps  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • support SQL Server Extended Events in load tests

                                        SQL Tracing has been marked for deprecation in a future release of SQL Server.

                                        Extended Events is the replacement functionality for profiling in SQL Server (and has been available since SQL Server 2008) however load testing in Visual Studio Ultimate only integrates with SQL Tracing

                                        It should integrate with Extended Events now so that the ability to capture SQL performance data within a load test is not lost when upgrading to a future version of SQL Server where SQL tracing has been deprecated.

                                        7 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Visual Studio Ultimate  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                            0 comments  ·  Cloud  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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