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  1. Yellow Page Of Death should display Date and Time

    The exception page "Yellow Page of Death" should display the date and time when so developers would be able to ask the customer to take a screenshot and then check if it should be there according to recent bugfixes

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    • Give the asp:Repeater a DataKeyNames property

      Please add a DataKeyNames property to the asp:Repeater control so that ID values (etc) can be stored/retrieved for each RepeaterItem.

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      • ASP.Net Report Viewer in Medium Trust on Local Mode

        Because a full trust hosting environment is much more expensive then a medium trust one...

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        • Support all AspNetCompiler parameters with websites in solution file

          The AspNetCompiler task has a great many features, and among them is the ability to specify a particular version of the ASP.NET compiler to use via ToolPath. Websites inside solution files contain constructs similar to AspNetCompiler tasks, but these seem to be missing support for ToolPath, and I suspect support for other properties as well. My solution looks like this:

          ProjectSection(WebsiteProperties) = preProject

          SccProjectName = "SAK"

          SccAuxPath = "SAK"

          SccLocalPath = "SAK"

          SccProvider = "SAK"

          TargetFrameworkMoniker = ".NETFramework,Version%3Dv4.0"

          Debug.AspNetCompiler.VirtualPath = "/MyPath"

          Debug.AspNetCompiler.PhysicalPath = "MyPath\"

          Debug.AspNetCompiler.TargetPath = "PrecompiledWeb\MyPath\"

          Debug.AspNetCompiler.Updateable = "true"

          Debug.AspNetCompiler.ForceOverwrite = "true"

          Debug.AspNetCompiler.FixedNames = "false"

          Debug.AspNetCompiler.Debug = "True"

          Debug.AspNetCompiler.ToolPath…

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            • Provide a secure ajax framework

              Currently there is no universal way to provide json / ajax application with authentication without using session or ssl , This means using web api is difficult

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                • Insert image comments.

                  Allow Visual Studio to insert images as part of the comments to the codes such as #region #endregion

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                  • Razor designer that will preview the page design like aspx page show in designer

                    When I design web form application, I get designer which shows preview of page design without running the application. It would be great if we add similar which will show design preview of Razor page.

                    Currently I have to switch back to browser to validate the design changes.

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                    • Save passwords in PageInspector in VS2012

                      Implement possibility for PageInspector to store passwords like regular browsers do

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                      • Visual Studio Content-Type support for <text> in Razor

                        Currently the <text> placeholder element assumes HTML content in Visual Studio formatting.
                        The addition of attributes (namely, "type" for Content-Type) to control Visual Studio's parser/formatter in these blocks would be quite useful for templating non-HTML content in template methods.

                        For example:

                        @{ object template = @<text type="text/css">
                        .foo { background-image: url("foo.png"); }
                        .bar { background-image: url("bar.png"); }
                        </text>; }

                        The type attribute in this case would enforce formatting of the template contents as CSS.

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                        • Support more than one asp:form tag in ASP.Net Web Forms

                          As of now we could able to add only one asp:Form in web form. In many scenarios we need to add many. Also it can be placed at any part of the document.

                          Current web form design, restrict the form to be placed only on root of the document.

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                          • Intelisense should show close tags in the correct order

                            In the HTML editor, Intellisense suggests close tags are in alphabetical order rather than the tag close order.
                            e.g. If I type <article><header><span>, the suggested close tags are </artcle></header></span> rather than </span></header></article>.

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                              planned  ·  0 comments  ·  General ASP.NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • stop adding culture="auto" and uiculture="auto" to the page tag during resouce generation

                              Adding these tags during resource generation causes problems for sites that do their own culture detection and setting. These settings override any previous set settings in code, and is a pain to remember to remove them when resources are generated. Alternatively, a setting other than "auto" like "none" so that the wizard would leave them alone and not set them again would be acceptable.

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                              • Merge core System.Web and System.Web.Abstraction

                                Current HttpReqeust, its abstraction interfaces and default implmentation are ugly. And they are still very hard to mock.

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                                • make the generate resources wizard generate resources for usercontrols that have properties marked with localizable

                                  Currently it is impossible to get the wizard to generate resources (or the meta:resource attribute) for usercontrols. If you manually placed in the resource location, and manually placing a meta:resource attribute on the usercontrol, it works just fine. The wizard should treat usercontrols the same as the built-in asp.net controls in this regard.

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                                  • Prompt us which js library will be chosen in the ASP.NET SPA framework/template

                                    There is a set of js libraries that is suitable for ASP.NET SPA. Such as:
                                    knockout.js VS backbone.js
                                    sammy.js VS nav/history.js
                                    ...
                                    I think they cost much time to study.
                                    Before release the next generation of asp.net (SPA), will you please brief us on which libraries will be chosen in the next release? So we can prepare ahead of schedule. That could be great help.
                                    Thanks.

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

                                      For the RTM of the first version of the SPA template we will not have the tooling you suggest. However we are working on a feature that allows much more granular selection of features, libraries, etc when you create new projects and this problem will be solved in that timeframe. Thanks for the feedback!

                                    • Option for sub applications to opt-out of web.config inheritance from parent application

                                      Let's say I have rootapp, a web application at the root of my IIS website, and another web application under it named subapp. These two applications have nothing to do with one another, have their own app pool, etc., but just happen to exist in the same IIS website with one under the other.

                                      Currently subapp will inherit web.config settings from rootapp. In some cases the subapp's web.config can conflict with that in the rootapp, and I have to do some fancy footwork to overcome issues. I also have to be mindful and remind my co-workers to be mindful that…

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                                      • Make Web API Model Binding more like MVC Model Binding

                                        I would be nice to be able to upload a file as part of a model to Web API like we currently can on MVC. Web API doesn't accept HttpPostedFileBase as a field type like MVC does.

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