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  1. Render razor inside a webform

    We can render razor inside webform using iframe or jquery, it 'll be nice if we can render it such as MVC, while all is One ASP.NET. Also render aspx usercontrol inside web page is cool for clean markup and use the asp.net rich controls and event model

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    • Generic razor helper

      I need the possibility to create generic razor helper.

      With the help of this you could create an helper, outsource it to an other file and use it in all your views.

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      • Allow #region in inline markup

        If you're using the inline code model, the code editor does 99% of everything you could do in code-behind, but does not allow collapsing regions. For files with a lot of event handlers it would be great to be able to collapse them with a region.

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        • Make integration of mvc with web forms seamless

          Currently in order to add asp.net mvc to an existing asp.net webforms project is not exactly pain free. Here's an example

          http://www.devcurry.com/2013/05/adopting-aspnet-mvc-enhancements-in.html which actually includes having to add in some guid. Obviously lots of people have existing web forms sites/applications that are not going anywhere but would also like to integrate mvc into them as well. Currently, I would not call this user experience pleasant. I would be nice to be able to easily add mvc to an existing web forms site. It could be a NuGet package, a right-click on the web form site that has "add mvc to…

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          • Unload assembly at runtime

            We are developing an asp.net mvc plugginable web site. Out of every IoC framework (MEF, Windsor, Mono.Addins, MAF, etc.) what we need is to load and unload assemblies from an appdomain without unload the entire appdomain. This is a requirement for a Always-on website (like web app in the cloud). I can't shutdown the site every time i need to upload a new assembly or an updated assembly.

            .NET Remoting is not good enough for us because is slow and there are many limit with marshaling.

            Please, please, please. Can you give us the possibility to unload assembly from main…

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            • solution explorer scrolling

              in solution explorer when scroll down, the solution node itself becomes invisible (because it is on a top of explorer).

              make the solution node visible all the time, so we can right-click on it regardless of scroll position. just like they have it in PowerTools extension.

              thank you

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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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                • Add overloaded version of HttpApplication.RegisterModule that accepts preconditions

                  Modern web apps use many kinds of dynamic functionality on 'static' requests - javascript/css minification, image compression, etc.

                  Yet ASP.NET continues to handicap developers by stubbornly sticking to extension-based stereotypes and discrimination.

                  HttpApplication.RegisterModule() is a recent example. A great opportunity for code over configuration, but it defaults to precondition="managedHandler", handicapping the great value it could have offered.

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                  • Implement Async/Await in Webform IN A PRACTICAL WAY

                    I really like async/await, but I can't say I am impressed with the way it has been implemented in webforms. If I understand correctly RegisterAsyncTask doesn't give you any control on when the code is executed in the execution pipeline (and not even available within master pages!). I am sure there must be a simpler way. Why use events in the first place? Webforms are really not forms, and all these methods could really be functions returning a task, why do they need to be voids returning event handlers? Why not let users define Task functions that will be called…

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                      • Filter intellisense by type (method,variable, delegate, etc)

                        my problem happen today, I was looking for a variable without know it's name exactly. maybe with the right option ON, can show checkbox bellow intellisense with options (variable, methos, delegate, interface, etc).

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                        • A generic LDAP authentication provider

                          It would be nice to be able to authenticate against generic LDAP Servers instead of Just AD.

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                          • Provide a more helpful message for viewstate exceptions

                            If you've ever received the following message, you know it takes FOREVER to track down the source:

                            Failed to load viewstate. The control tree into which viewstate is being loaded must match the control tree that was used to save viewstate during the previous request. For example, when adding controls dynamically, the controls added during a post-back must match the type and position of the controls added during the initial request.

                            I would like to propose that the exception message include the UniqueID of the control that failed to restore ViewState so the problem spot in the control tree can…

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                            • Remove the InitializeSimpleMembership attribute from MVC AccountController

                              Doing the initialization with the default code can often fail, i.e. moving projects between folders. Removing this attribute would help.

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                              • ability to see pop up preview of parent container name in long less nesting code like Webstorm

                                when you have a long nested rules in .less files it is pain currently to know what is the current css rule when you click on ending bracket.

                                in web storm when you put the mouse on the end bracket of any rule and its starting bracket is out of screen, webstorm will show you a pop preview of the name of that rule.

                                here is an image preview
                                http://postimg.org/image/4vrf13e01/

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                                • Allow Asp.net VS 2013 Projects to use IIS and IIS Express

                                  It is annoying when I have the server configured to use IIS, but my local machine uses IIS Express, and I can't switch between the two easily.

                                  Instead of that annoying error message you shown now, how about a 'Choose Web Server' dialog, and allow me to use whatever options are available in the local environment.

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                                  • Allow the relocation of projects from a solution folder

                                    If you create a project which has an associated project with it but then you want to add in another project but want the solution to now be a level up, as soon as you move the solution, the project cannot be found. You can remove the project and re-add it, when ideally you would right click on a project and tell VS where the project now exists - normally just a level down.

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                                      • Allow Option to NOT minify a file in System.Web.Optimization

                                        I find that if I include pre-minified files into my bundle I run into lots of errors on the front-end, where if I just took said minified script and included it manually in the head, it works fine.

                                        I'd like to be able to tell the bundler "Chillax, this dude has already been compiled"

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                                        • get the reach for source code repository

                                          If I remember, ASP.NET MVC is one of open source product. So we hope we get the reach for source code repository, especially trunk.

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