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  1. 希望增强PHP的支持,开放更智能一些,一直都喜欢微软的开发工具

    希望增强PHP的支持,开放更智能一些,一直都喜欢微软的开发工具

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      0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Create a duplicate or Clone of a Existing Windows Form

      Hi.

      Please add a way (Perhaps a Right-Click on a Form) to duplicate or clone an existing form (Perhaps with options to only clone the 'Layout' or to include Code with the necessary code changes to fix 'duplicate' type errors). (When you Copy/Paste a form currently in the same project multiple errors occur)

      Thank you

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        0 comments  ·  Windows Forms  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Using Linq GroupBy in Watch window

        because there is no point in to be able to do this

        Model.GroupBy(x => x.IdColegio)

        but not be able to watch the GroupBy results

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          0 comments  ·  Debugging and Diagnostics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Allow moving toolbars into titlebar

          I'm kind of a space optimization maniac, and I've always been annoyed by not being able to place toolbar items into visual studio's title bar.

          I mean there's a search bar and a few other buttons in there already, but, I'd rather put there some common toolbar items there to save some vertical space.

          I gotta admit that I got really inspired by the old firefox 24/ or the palemoon browser's UI for this. As you can make an extremely compact toolbar.

          27 votes
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            4 comments  ·  User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Please support CocosSharp and dont abandone like XNA

            Why is CocosSharp abandond? is this the next XNA project hacked?

            6 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Add Git Submodules support to CodeLens

              Right now CodeLens supports git, but doesn't support git submodules.
              It displays "-references | 0 changes | 0 authors, 0 changes"

              24 votes
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                1 comment  ·  Version Control (Git/TFVC)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • No form to set an object and the focus target for the last event used

                In vs2015 in Visual Basic when in a Form choosing the Combo of existing objects in the form the VS2015 does not lead to the best event, I suggest that when choosing the combo Form objects the event focus now would direct to an event that the developer already used so much help developers

                3 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Languages - Visual Basic  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • 1 vote
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                    0 comments  ·  NuGet Package Manager  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Implement macro support for output paths (i.e. intermidate and output binaries)

                    Simply put: Allow users to redirect where code generated files are stored the way Visual C++ does.
                    e.g. Be able to use something like $(VCOutDir)\$(SolutionName)\$(ProjectName)\$(Configuration) to redirect generated binaries to some folder other than where source code is kept.

                    33 votes
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                      1 comment  ·  Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • once i open main.storyboard in with xml editor(or any editor) i am unable to open it back in iosdesginer in visual studio please fix it.

                      initially when i create a demo xamarin project Main.storyboard was in

                      iosdesigner then i open main.storyboard file in xml editor (by right

                      click on main.storyboard open with) ....after that i want to open

                      main.storyboard in ios designer what it was initially but i didnot get

                      any option that open storyboard with ios designer where as it is

                      available in xamarin studio in mac.......

                      if there is any solution already available in visual studio for windows

                      kindly tell me the solution my mail id is : abinash.sil668@gmail.com

                      6 votes
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                        2 comments  ·  Visual Studio Tools for Unity  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • publish telemetry.cpp and telemetrydefault.cpp

                        There is a story floating around the internet about how microsoft is "secretly" inserting telemetry "spyware" into compiled Visual C++ applications via the functions telemetry_main_invoke_trigger and telemetry_main_return_trigger.
                        These functions are declared in vcruntime_internal.h (in the CRT source) which says the implementation is in telemetry.cpp and telemetrydefault.cpp. Microsoft should publish the source code for this stuff in the CRT source so people can see it isn't "spyware" and can see what it really does.

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                          0 comments  ·  Languages - C++  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • use Android SDK folder "C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Android\sdk" instead of ".\ProgramFiles\.."

                          Please use the standard Android SDK install path "C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Android\sdk" instead of installing into ".\ProgramFiles (x86)\Android\android-sdk".

                          Thanks!

                          23 votes
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                            4 comments  ·  Mobile App Development  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Prompt in Visual Studio when changing GIT Branches with pending changes

                            Be nice if we get a alert that we have outstanding changes if we are changing branches in GIT. This is the default functionality of Atlassian SourceTree, also they allow you to "Clean" change a branch.

                            1 vote
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                              0 comments  ·  Version Control (Git/TFVC)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Add

                              Microsoft needs to make it to where Microsoft Word is available in the dual/multiple window selection on tablets and phones that have this. It would make a lot of the work done a lot easier instead of having to switch back and forth between word and browser or email and so on. Bc you have to reopen and restart the app after going away from it.

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                                0 comments  ·  Mobile App Development  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Add Compare with Unmodified to tab right-click menu.

                                I'd love the ability to be able to right-click on the tab for an open file and select "Compare with Unmodified" - that way you don't have to find the file in the Solution Explorer or Team Explorer first.

                                3 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Version Control (Git/TFVC)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • 1 vote
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                                    0 comments  ·  Blend for Visual Studio  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Add 'cancel' to SQL Server Object Explorer

                                    Sometimes the operations in SQL Server Object Explorer fail with 'the wait operation timed out', e.g. if network connectivity to Azure or wherever is broken. The timeout is something like 60 seconds (possibly excessive?) and it would be nice to be able to manually cancel the operation rather than wait for the timeout. Also, Visual Studio's UI is unresponsive during the operation.
                                    VS version is: 14.0.25425.01 Update 3

                                    2 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  SQL Server and Data Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Manipulate web projects applying the same way as winforms projects

                                      My idea: we want to manipulate web application project like this:
                                      - A new web page appears as a new form window.
                                      - We can add buttons, text fields, lebels ...
                                      - Double click on the object and write its method
                                      - It runs the web page draft is going to happen with the web browser.
                                      Summarize manipulate web projects in the same way that the winforms projects.

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                                        0 comments  ·  .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Run Tests Anywhere

                                        I would like to be able to right-click in any method and "Run Tests" that cover that method (including private and internal). The context menu item is already there, and Code Lens shows the covering tests. Just have to run 'em. :-)

                                        3 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Test Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Please add support in Visual Studio (2015) to properly edit .tcl files (coloring and unique words)

                                          Currently editing .tcl files is torturous as there are no colors in the editor. It is simple to add for you guys and would greatly benfit .tcl developers worldwide

                                          Thanks

                                          3 votes
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                                            0 comments  ·  Languages - Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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