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  1. code outlining for razor

    Code Outlining for Razor on Web Pages

    like on html or c#, the colapse block of code (-) or expand (+).

    Thanks,
    Oscar Azevedo

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      started  ·  0 comments  ·  General ASP.NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Make MEF available natively on MVC

      The injection of controllers work with MEF

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        started  ·  1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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          13 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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          • Implement support in ASP.NET Dynamic Data for Entity Framework 6

            Implement support in ASP.NET Dynamic Data for Entity Framework 6

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            • Add the concept of AMD like require.js

              Libraries like Require.js help to structure the javascript files into modules that are resolved on runtime or can be passed to an optimizer that bundles all javascript files into on file with the correct order.
              It would be cool to have support in ASP.NET and Visual Studio for these concept and that it would be included in the Bundling and Minification Process.
              And Intellisens should not break when using require.js.

              64 votes
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              • Use virtual file system for ASP.NET Bundling & Minification

                Make ASP.NET Bundling & Minification (System.Web.Optimization) using the virtual file system to support bundling and minification of virtual files.

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                • Add MONO support/compatibility

                  Add please more MONO support/compatibility

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                  • Support Script# and give us an answer to the Google Web Toolkit.

                    I would love to use Script# similar to how Google Web Toolkit works. Your Javascript story is still pretty weak in terms of allowing us to easily make complicated AJAX applications.

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                    • Put IoC front and centre

                      Bake inversion of control into the framework and reduce the reliance on inheritance. This will allow greater extensibility and enable new scenarios. A good example of this is MVCTurbine (http://turbineproject.com) - rather than developers having to roll infrastructure themselves, they could hit the ground running with their IoC container of choice.

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                      • Paging, Sorting and Search in Scaffolding

                        It would be great to use Scaffolding in order to create complete pages, like ASP.NET Dynamic Data sites, that include paging, sorting and search.

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                        • Make everything unit testable / Unit testing Classes in Framework

                          I like to unit test a lot of my code, but hate mocking HttpContextBase just do to the horror of using something like Moq. It would be great to have a part of ASP.Net that was dedicated to unit testing and had built it classes that made it super simple to create mocks without heavy setup in my tests.

                          Also just make everything virtual in ASP.Net so we can override any public behavior (maybe not as possible).

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                          • In the copy web site box, allow me to compare two files.

                            Before (or instead of) copying a file from one site to another it would be very useful to be able to compare the two files to see what differences there are.

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                              0 comments  ·  General ASP.NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                              Hi BWK, we are currently investing to make the Web App project and Website publishing experience the same. We are bringing all the Web app project publish experience to Websites.

                              We are also interested in having a feature like you state on the Publish dialog. Since Copy Website is only for websites we are likely to invest in the compare feature for the publish dialog since it is shared with both Web app project and Websites.

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