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  1. 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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    • Allow use of built-in helpers rather than blocking them if we need to create our own.

      WHY.. in VB.NET do you prevent anyone who creates their own helpers from using any of the built in ones? This doesn't happen in C#. The fact that I can use both in C# is one of the most useful features to me, and the fact that microsoft has not only removed this feature in VB.NET, but left no solutions, workarounds or documentation I find appauling.
      Why the developers of MVC chose to create the C# version as a nice, usually-easy, implementation. Then just crap all over the VB.NET version, completely ignoring and breaking core functionality. And then refusing to…

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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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        • should add functionals as StrongPassword attribute instead of Password, but as let to save previous password in indentity

          I see that it's idea very good to help .NET applications become more stronger and secure

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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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            • 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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              • Allow me to extend Visual Studio so I can use it to edit *any* file by adding Text Highlighter Extension.

                For example, I have Cold Fusion files (*.cfm) and I want to be able to add all of their supported syntax. I found one that someone developed (http://visualstudiogallery.msdn.microsoft.com/a6932e93-c163-45d6-9992-2fca1b1fe4fd), however it only satifies certain extensions. It would be great, and make much more sense, if we could just create our own within Visual Studio.

                Thank you for considering this

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                • Derechos Humanos Del Mundo"Igualdad=Desarrollo Humano Del Mundo"Igualdad"

                  Derechos Humanos Del Mundo"Igualdad=Desarrollo Humano Del Mundo"Igualdad"

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                    • Asp.Net Mvc must have a view designer.

                      Microsoft have to do this...

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                      • Html helpers htmlAttributes way to pass raw strings

                        There is no way to pass raw data into html helpers which have htmlAttributes. For example:
                        @Html.LabelFor(model => model.RegistrationDate, new { data_init = "{\"min\": \"2000-01-01\"}" })
                        will produce:
                        <label data-init="{&quot;min&quot;: &quot;2000-01-01&quot;}" for="RegistrationDate">Registration date</label>

                        It would be good to be able pass raw data in some cases not for every html helper as described here:
                        http://forums.asp.net/p/1554455/3818604.aspx

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                        • ClientSideDataSource

                          Develop something LIke SqlDataSource but client side: It would make a lot faster to control great amount of data using GridView, FormView, DetailsView, etc.

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                          • WebApplicationLibrary

                            Now you can not create a reference to another project (webApplication or ClassLibrary) that has non compiled files (aspx, ascx, cshtml, js, css, config, etc.), which are usually published on the server as is.

                            More precisely, you can create a reference, but when you start the application, these files will not be found, because located in a different directory.

                            For example, if the project A and project B (WebApplication) contains same cshtml-files, they could be placed in a separate project (WebApplicationLibrary?).

                            Usually it is necessary to separate one large project into several smaller projects (modules).
                            Something similar is used in…

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                              • Creating asp.net professional layouts

                                Increasing Layouts to develop a new variety of Web Applications with different layouts which had seen ever.

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                                • Enable subdomain routing support in MVC

                                  Everyone who need this feature has implemented their own workaround for this. Can we have the framework support for routing based on sub domains?

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                                  • use package management console to add scaffolding item

                                    I would be great to be able to add scaffold items by running a command in the package console like Add-Controller -model:Person -views:All -context:MyDataContext -useansyc

                                    Or something similar to that. I have used the MvcScaffolding nuget package and it was on the right track but appears it is going by the way side. This some functionality should be include in VS out of the box.

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                                    • Fix the __o is not declared bug

                                      Still exists in VS2013 (even the workaround indicated on the link below doesn't always work)

                                      http://stackoverflow.com/questions/750902/how-do-i-get-rid-of-o-is-not-declared

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                                      • Include asp.net vnext globalized application template

                                        In visual studio 14, it is time that we can start to see some startup project including real globalization features, with resource file and built-in globalized validation server side and client side

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                                        • Include asp.net vnext globalized application template

                                          In visual studio 14, it is time that we can start to see some startup project including real globalization features, with resource file and built-in globalized validation server side and client side

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