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  1. 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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    • Take a look at MultiView exception when you enable Page inspector in VS2011

      The error is:

      MultiView cannot have children of type 'TracedLiteralControl'. It can only have children of type View.

      Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the current web request. Please review the stack trace for more information about the error and where it originated in the code.

      Exception Details: System.Web.HttpException: MultiView cannot have children of type 'TracedLiteralControl'. It can only have children of type View.

      Source Error:

      Line 7: </hgroup>
      Line 8:
      Line 9: <asp:MultiView ActiveViewIndex="0" runat="server">
      Line 10: <asp:View runat="server"><p>Drekavac</p></asp:View>
      Line 11: </asp:MultiView>

      Source File: C:\Users\srdjo\Documents\Visual Studio 11\WebSites\MCPortal2\About.aspx Line: 9

      Stack Trace:

      [HttpException (0x80004005): MultiView cannot have…

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      • Refactoring for local URLs in hyperlinks

        VS seems to be the only web site IDE that doesn't refactor HREF links to local pages, when those pages are moved or renamed. I understand this might only be possible for non-server rendered controls or static HTML pages, but why completely ignore the other scenarios? I create thousands of pages of documentation in static HTML for compiled HTML help (CHM files) and am forced to use Dreamweaver.

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        • Make enrypting the connection strings easier to do during deployment

          right now you have to run aspnet_regiis to encrypt the connection strings in a web.config. It would be nice to this could be built in as a part of the deploy process.

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            • Multiple web.config Transforms

              The ability to specify multiple web.config Transforms; all of them applies and final web.config gets created out of them. And then couple of item templates to add specific transform...e-g

              web.config
              release-ajax-transform
              release-dynamic-data-transform
              debug-ajax-transform
              debug-dynamic-data-transform

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              • Add a contextual menu option to navigate to the related *.ascx file

                If you're using *.ascx controls that you've created in your pages, it would be nice to be have a one click way to navigate to its definition instead of noting its name and looking for it in your solution explorer (especially for large projects).

                There are other enhancements that would be nice such as automatically adding the @Register tag if the control is located in the current project.

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