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  1. 把壳应用的思想引进到uwp中来

    客户机上 保存一个 较小的 库与 运行时(core 库,与core运行时) 然后 从 服务器下载 界面代码,与内容代码,而不必安装到客户机,客户机可以统一缓存 已经浏览过的 程序的界面以便下次打开更快,但这要求 发布都 有自己的 服务器,
    这种做法的好处是:

    1,帮助更多的 公司发布壳应用,以起到类似网站的作用,但是,有签于uwp的开发方式与性能方面的可能对比传统网页 更具优势,至少也是一种非常不错的补充。

    2,帮助微软自己消费更多的公有云的机会,因为更多的开者为了发布壳应用 需要公有云支持,而paas saas 在azure都做得比较细比较好。

    3,帮助客户大量 高粘度的使用uwp而不必安装致使客户机器慢慢变得臃肿。很多东西看了就扔了,完全不必安装。网络时代安装 比较小众化和精品化,而打开与浏览才是大众化的。让个人开发者做精品以给 客户安装的时代已经过去了,更多的人更适合开发的是 基于 服务与内容消费的web应用。

    这壳思想所能给uwp带来的,是从silverlight的中得来的思想对uwp的一种 补充。

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      0 comments  ·  UWP / WPF / XAML Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • limit the size of your **** IDE

      Limit the size of your **** IDE.

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        0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • My internet connection is slow. Please provide all your software in parts through resumable links or complete whole download through update.

        My internet connection is slow. Please provide all your software in parts through resumeable links or complete whole download through update after giving minimum or main exe file other wise it will take 20 to 30 days in installing any software thorugh internet for slower internet connection.

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          0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Have EXE or ISO files instead of installers for low bandwidth connections

          I like many others have a relatively low bandwith connection. The installer approach not only makes my system more vulnerable because I can't scan what gets downloaded, it also makes it very difficult to install offline when time permits or now I will have time to actually install rather than download on the go and then turn out I have to cancel the whole thing.

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            0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Add an option to deploy and then run the program automatically on the device the app was deployed to without actually debugging

            This would make it so much faster to test apps on devices (especially external ones) when you want to test the app straight away without the need to debug it with Visual Studio.

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              0 comments  ·  UWP / WPF / XAML Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Show the "Installed Size" of our Visual Studio 2017 Installations

              Show the "Installed Size" of our Visual Studio 2017 Installations after they are installed so we know much space each component is consuming. It's a small thing but I think it would be nice. Thanks for reading.

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                1 comment  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Generalize wildcards in type names in natvis

                While templates are great some of us are still forced to work in C. It is common to replace templates with code generated from some abstract template source. However, in natvis it seems that the * notation to indicate a group of types in the <Type Name="myTemplate<*>"> is limited to just this, it is not possible to write, as in our case would be appropriate: <Type Name="*_Vec"> and get a match on all C structs ending with _Vec.

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                  0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Do not show or navigate to generated .g.cs files (e.g. for XAML UserControls) when using the Go To (ctrl+comma) feature

                  As it stands right now, there is no visual distinction between between .cs and .g.cs files in the search results of the "go to all" or "go to type" feature.

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                    0 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Support using the "Snapshot Debugger" in non-cloud production debugging environments (WPF, Winforms, etc)

                    The premise of the non-intrusive new snapshot debugger is amazing, and could be a much more viable solution than Remote Debugging in non-cloud environments. Remote debugging is often hard to set up, and is too intrusive - often times, you simply cannot afford the risk of putting a breakpoint in a critical app that's running in a production environment.

                    Imagine this scenario: a customer complains of a mission critical bug in their WPF/WinForms desktop app. Technical support instructs the customer to click a "Enable Remote Diagnostics" button, which just calls an AppInsights API to enable remote snapshotting, and shows the…

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                      0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Update dev tooling to create secure systems by design

                      the asp.net dev tooling is all good, but it encourages creation of a monolithic all-in-the-web-server approach to web servers. Best practice for security was always to separate the Web UI from the main business logic and the database. (which in turn should really be accessed via secured stored procedures and all the tables locked down)

                      With all the web sit hacks that seem to appear regularly, the dev tooling from Microsoft should be creating sites that are at the least split into these areas even if the developer doesn't want to deploy them fully secured.

                      However, if you do want…

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                        0 comments  ·  Web Development Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Я новичок в Visual Studio и в первую очередь нужна справка

                        После установки Visual Studio 2017 CE, не смог обнаружить справку по C# стандартно по crtl+f1 или alt+f1 что сильно опечалило меня.
                        Пытаясь скачать я хожу от мануала к мануалу получаю разрывы соединений. Мне кажется что справка должна устанавливаться обязательно и сразу. Может быть в простом более сжатом и удобном виде. 12 Гб чего-то не понятного без справки это печалько!!!

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                          0 comments  ·  IDE and Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Enable IntelliTest to generate tests for .NET Core projects

                          Please extend IntelliTest to generate tests for .NET Core projects.

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                            1 comment  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Allow for constraint or specilization of value types to enforce proper typing

                            Scenaro:
                            Often, especially when working with a database, you have identity values that are of type long. As an example you may have a Customer table that has an identity column that defines the Customer’s Id. In addition you may also have an Order table that has a identity column that defines the Order’s Id. The challenge is how do you ensure that a method that takes a CustomerId is provided a CustomerId and not a UserId. The method in C# will be of type long and since both the CustomerId and OrderId are of type long a developer can…

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                              0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Remove the "Add to source control" button in the status bar

                              If the source control plug-in is set to "none", remove the button in the status bar that says "add to source control"

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                                0 comments  ·  Version Control (Git/TFVC)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • add ASUS ZenPad 10 emulator for android

                                Under "Tools->Visual Studio Emulator for Android".
                                There is no specific emulator for ASUS ZenPad 10.
                                Please consider to add more types of emulator in the list.

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                                • More Comfortable UI

                                  I think Visual Studio 2017 setting up is even more comfortable than Visual Studio 2015. I want you to keep current UI(design)

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                                    0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • c++: remove indent after multi-param template declaration when auto formatting

                                    Please correct auto formatting for multi-line, multi-param template declarations. The formatter adds an indentation before the following struct/class declaration.

                                    Refer to attached image

                                    Also, can you add more C++ auto formatting options. Especially, an option to remove the offending auto indent after a multi-line, multi-parameter template declaration.

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                                      0 comments  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Enable UWP minize to sytemtray and startup when system startup

                                      Desktop bridge can be done by declartion to do this. So can bring this feature to UWP ?

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                                        0 comments  ·  UWP / WPF / XAML Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • change installed name

                                        I would love to get rid of some of the default names and have the links update when I change the install name. I keep seeing Visual Studio RC when I am installing pro or community. I use Enterprise to break the installs before I ruin my working pro install. Put the safe mode start on the installer. Because I can't tell what is what, I launch from the installer so I know what version I'm invoking. I also want to use the code editor without the IDE; would love to have that in the installer panel. Much more robust;…

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                                          0 comments  ·  Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Ctrl +Alt + Break - propose to rename, most of keyboards doesn't have Break button :)

                                          Newcomers can't understand what have to press on keyboard.

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