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      18 comments  ·  Team Services » Administration & Licensing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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        19 comments  ·  Team Services » Work Item Tracking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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          51 comments  ·  Team Services » Work Item Tracking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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              107 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                27 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015 » .NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                  54 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015 » Languages - C#  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  I’m going to mark this as completed. Even though the feature we ended up implementing didn’t do exactly as requested here.

                  Instead we added exception filters to C# in the CTP of Visual Studio “14”. They provide an easy solution for this scenario, and addresses the core issue raised by many, namely what is the type of e.

                  For this scenario you’d use it like this:

                  try { … }
                  catch(Exception e) if (e is RemoteException || e is NamingException || e is CreateException)
                  {

                  }

                  You can find links to the CTP and more info about the upcoming C# language features at this CodePlex post:
                  https://roslyn.codeplex.com/discussions/552378

                  Thanks for the great ideas and discussion!

                  Mads Torgersen [MSFT]
                  C# Language PM

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                    190 comments  ·  Team Services  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                      3 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015 » LightSwitch  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                        30 comments  ·  Team Services  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                          2 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          Thank you for all the feedback on this item. Please be advised that we have moved this item to the https://officespdev.uservoice.com and transferred the associated votes. We are going to close this item out and release your votes back to you so you can apply them elsewhere. Note that the votes will remain with the item on the other site, so the item will not lose any of its current vote count, and you will recoup your votes on this site. To track the status, post comments, or add votes on this item, please go to https://officespdev.uservoice.com/forums/224641-general/suggestions/4970709-provide-net-4-5-framework-support-for-sharepoint- and sign in using your current user ID and login.

                          Hossein AarabiHossein Aarabi commented  · 

                          SP 2013 RTM already supports .NET Framework 4.5.

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                            1124 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015 » User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                            Updated Status: 7/2/2013

                            Thanks to everyone who voted and commented on this issue. Visual Studio 2013 has increased color and contrast use within the user interface while continuing to focus on giving the content you are creating and editing visual prominence. We’ve utilized the feedback you gave us to help refine our approach to color and contrast within three main areas: 1) we added color to icons and reduced line weights to improve icon scan-ability and to better communicate icon meaning and categorization; 2) we added line work and raised contrast levels to increase visual separation between screen regions; 3) we included a built-in “Blue” theme option at product first launch to better support user choice.

                            In keeping with these three areas we have made many changes to the Visual Studio 2013 built-in themes. In high utilization and icon intensive areas of the product, such as common toolbar actions and…

                            Hossein AarabiHossein Aarabi commented  · 

                            I am hoping that MS will provide the option to change the theme. I am ok if the default is monochrome, as long as there is an option to add custom themes.

                            When the screen technology has advanced to the point to show vibrant colors, why not use colors?

                            Hossein AarabiHossein Aarabi commented  · 

                            At least make it optional with or without color, or create a no-color theme. This way both side are happy :)

                            Personally, I am for a metro style theme. Having colors does not really matter to me.

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                              4 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                6 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                Thank you for all the feedback on this item. Please be advised that we have moved this item to the https://officespdev.uservoice.com and transferred the associated votes. We are going to close this item out and release your votes back to you so you can apply them elsewhere. Note that the votes will remain with the item on the other site, so the item will not lose any of its current vote count, and you will recoup your votes on this site. To track the status, post comments, or add votes on this item, please go to https://officespdev.uservoice.com/forums/224641-general/suggestions/4970708-provide-net-4-0-framework-support-for-sharepoint and sign in using your current user ID and login.

                                Hossein AarabiHossein Aarabi supported this idea  · 
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                                  75 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015 » Install  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                  Many of you have already seen it, but we’ve released the first public preview of this work:
                                  https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/visualstudio/2016/04/01/faster-leaner-visual-studio-installer/

                                  In Visual Studio 2015, the minimum installation size is 6GB. In the preview of Visual Studio vNext, the minimum installation size is 322MB. We’re seeing installation times in averaging three minutes or less for the core editor experience, based on our telemetry.

                                  Visual Studio is a complex product with many options and features, so you shouldn’t expect the overall payload to magically evaporate, but the work we’ve done here should enable you to just install the components you need and to return back to the installer to add or update your environment without fear.

                                  Expect to see updates on a regular basis as we crank up the engine; we plan to add additional features both to the installer client and to the tool bundles that it installs.

                                  We really do covet your…

                                  Hossein AarabiHossein Aarabi commented  · 

                                  I belive this is planned by MS, according to MS comment on a similar request.

                                  No edit functionality? hmmm

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                                    23 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015 » Extensibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                    We’re investigating this. Not so sure about a Task Manager feature itself, but we recognize the need to provide better telemetry to extension authors, to harden Visual Studio itself against errant extensions, and to make it easier for users to troubleshoot problematic extensions.

                                    See the idea for more detail…

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                                      49 comments  ·  Team Services  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      Hossein AarabiHossein Aarabi commented  · 

                                      You can use git-tfs to implement DVCS in your environment. TFS would be your central source control repository, while git would be your DVCS. The product does work well. But, I still think it would be nice if TFS enabled this option out of the box :)

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                                        91 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015 » Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                        Thank you to all who provided ideas and votes on this topic. We used that data to help prioritize the improvements in Visual Studio 2012 and have been continuing this work with the VS 2013 release.

                                        As Visual Studio 2013 Preview has now shipped, we’d like to close this item to give your votes back to use on specific topics. Our Visual Studio performance team will continue working to improve performance at an ongoing basis. However, we are closing down this general idea, so that you can use your votes on more specific performance topics, and help us focus our team’s investments. When you have performance related suggestions, please create or vote on specific Perf ideas here: http://visualstudio.uservoice.com/forums/121579-visual-studio/category/52115-performance

                                        Please use Visual Studio 2013 Preview (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=306566) and continue your feedback and votes– we highly value your feedback.

                                        Visual Studio Team

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                                        Hossein AarabiHossein Aarabi commented  · 

                                        I have a suggestion:

                                        Some VS addon cause VS performance to degrade. Is it possible to provide a task manager or something like that will pin-point which addon is causing the performance problems? (May be similar to how IE 9 detects an addon is causing the browser to load slowly)

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                                          309 comments  ·  Visual Studio 2015 » Project  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                          Hello everyone and thank you for the feedback and for voting on this issue. We understand that this can be a frustrating issue, however, fixing it requires a large and complicated architectural change across different products and features including Visual Studio, TFS, MSBuild and the .NET Framework. Dedicating resources to this work item would come at the expense of many other features and innovation. Additionally, if we removed this limitation from our first party tools it will still likely exist elsewhere in Visual Studio’s ecosystem of extensions and tools. For these reasons, we are declining this suggestion and returning return everyone’s votes so they can be applied to other items. In the interest of delivering the most value to our customers we sometimes have to make very difficult cuts, and this is one of them.

                                          Thank you,

                                          Will Buik,
                                          Visual Studio – Project and Build Team

                                          Hossein AarabiHossein Aarabi commented  · 

                                          In my opinion, this is a must. Over the years this has cause many issues for me.

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                                            0 comments  ·  Team Services  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                            Thanks for your great suggestion. In an ideal world with unlimited capacity, we would have implemented every single piece of customer feedback. However we live in reality and we need to make tough decisions, including the decision to focus on areas that make the most impact. The voting system in User Voice is a great platform to measure which improvements make the most impact. We also want to be open and transparent with you that this suggestion will not be part of the next release. We will keep the suggestion on our own backlogs, and archive it in User Voice. This gives back your votes so you can use it on other suggestions and tell us what other improvements will have the most impact in your daily life using TFS/VSO.

                                            Read more how we use User Voice to listen to customers in this blog post http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudioalm/archive/2015/10/08/how-we-use-user-voice-to-make-a-better-product.aspx

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