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  1. ASP.NET Identity membership DB Tool to mangage users, roles needed

    A simple user interface tool is needed to create and manage Users and Roles with ASP.NET Identity. Please port the ASP.NET Web Site Administration Tool ( http://www.asp.net/web-forms/tutorials/deployment/deploying-web-site-projects/users-and-roles-on-the-production-website-cs ) to work with the new ASP.NET Identity membership DB

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    • oAuth default sample project gives 500 internal server error - please fix

      The New MVC project with Individual Account Authorisation and a blank default Callback for the 4 oAuth provideres in Startup.Auth.cs currently gives a 500 Internal Server Error from Owin.
      If a default CallBack URL is defind AND registered with the oAuth provider then it works.
      The sample code needs to not just have ClientId and ClientSecret but
      CallbackPath = new Microsoft.Owin.PathString("/Callbacks/External"), //To be registered at Provider - and to NOT be the same as the MVC path Account/ExternalLoginCallback

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        • Add button To Clear The Application Cache Without Resetting The AppDomain

          Allow us to clear the iiscache without having to reset iis or recycle the application pool. While developing we have to manually clear the cache and the current process is time consuming using iisreset (which doesn't always work) or through IIS.

          Add a button within the IDE that clears the cache of the current solution.

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          • Don't stop IIS-Express when stopping debugger with enabled Edit&Continue

            Currently if Edit & Continue is enabled (in VS 2013 Update 3 on x64) stopping the debugger always stops IIS-Express. See MS-Blog http://blogs.msdn.com/b/webdev/archive/2013/07/11/enable-edit-and-continue-debugging-option-is-now-on-by-default-for-new-web-applications-in-vs2013-preview.aspx

            This is very un-handy. Please don't stop IIS-Express all the time.

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            • EnableMSDeployAppOffline - AppOfflineTemplate

              For WebDeploy you can specify <EnableMSDeployAppOffline> in the .pubxml file but this will generate a default app_offline.htm file that you cannot modify. Just provide an option for a template like <AppOfflineTemplate>

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              • Allow control of the font when entering text (e.g. Task Description, History) on Visual Studio Online

                When entering text (e.g. Task Description, History) on Visual Studio Online, you have no control of the font. As you copy and paste text from emails, VS or other apps, the source font is preserved. There is no obvious way to change or reset the font. It can make the result hard to read.

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                • Add automated tooling for Configuration Protection as it applies to web config transforms

                  Config transforms lend themselves to Protected configuration, but generating the protected sections through the CLI is a pain. A tool to automate this in visual studio would be tremendously helpful.

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                  • Open Source all of the asp.net providers

                    At this point there should be no more black box providers for asp.net.

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                    • Implementation of Two-Factor Authentication in ASP.NET Identity

                      I have started to implement applications using the new ASP.NET Identity 2.0. With respect to Two-Factor Authentication, I think this feature should be implement for any application, not user by user. The user should be not able to change how sign-in the application. This is a attribution of the "System Administrator". It should not be present in the same View of a Password change, or telephone number for each user. I'm a new user of Identity, but that's what I think.

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                      • Add reporting feature

                        I really disappoint to use ASP.Net MVC just because of it not include any kind to directly reporting feature. Otherwise this is a very good framework.
                        Please add reporting feature, like crystal report etc.

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                        • Move hardcoded strings to resx file

                          Move hardcoded strings from controllers, models (attributes, etc) and views into a to resx file. This should save a lot of time and hear pulling when localizaing application.

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                          • [Bug] Rewrite all controls which depend on javascript "Date" class (like RangeValidator)

                            I've tried to submit a bug, but got a "You are not authorized to submit the feedback for this connection.". Great! I'm not allowed to submit a bug?.. so here it goes a "suggeston" - RangeValidator automatically creates a javascript function called "function ValidatorConvert(op, dataType, val)", which uses the Date class. At the end of this functions, it checks whether de generated date equals the input date, and when it does not, it returns null. But the behavior of the Date class is not the same across browsers (e.g. its different in ie9 and ie11) when dealing with Daylight saving…

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                            • allow overriding of the text element behavior

                              I use a Razor partial view to generate some SVG content. <text> is a valid SVG element. trying to get Razor to actually spit out that element was ridiculously hard using escapes. Also, if I reformatted the document it would break those escapes because of the line breaks.

                              Please consider for example a directive that tells the parser not to handle <text> elements or perhaps simply detecting attributes on the element and turning off the behavior. i.e. if a <text> element has attributes, they must not want it to be a Razor multi-line content block.

                              Also, I have been hearing…

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                              • Unbake the RoleManager requirement from ASP.NET

                                Some of my sites don't want or need either a role manager or membership. I would like to just leave those tags out rather than having to put in a neutered role provider.

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                                  • Automatic Exceptions

                                    Generate Automatic Exceptions for every method and every event to reduce the exception errors and also give edit option for that to modify user-friendly.

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                                      • Redesign ASP.NET providers to be asynchronous

                                        All providers (except InProc) work with external data sources (SQL Server, Redis, etc.). For example, when processing single HTTP request a session state store provider can make several requests to an external data source. Each request to an external data source from session state store provider blocks an ASP.NET thread, becuase System.Web.SessionStateStoreProviderBase has no async methods.
                                        The same is true for other providers (Output Cache Provider, Membership Provider, Profile Provider, Roles Provider). There is not much advantage in asynchronous code inside web forms or MVC controllers, if the whole ASP.NET pipeline is not asynchronous.
                                        Since ASP.NET supports asynchronous httpmodules, it…

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                                        • Multiple Platform Development with VS SDK

                                          Microsoft should develop a robust SDK which will capable to develop apps for Android, iPhone, Windows etc. so it can work across multiple platforms. This is a way Microsoft can become best development tools provider in the market.Somewhere, It should work like xamarin.com tool.

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