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  1. Add dynamics support for AppSettings and ConnectionStrings in ConfigurationManager

    ConfigurationManager (and/or WebConfigurationManager) could have a really cool dynamics implementation, whereby they returned singleton instances when doing something like WebConfigurationManager.ConnectionStrings.LocalSqlServer, which could return a type-specific instance of a SqlClient connection to my given connection string.

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      under review  ·  0 comments  ·  General ASP.NET  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Intellisense in html editor

      using bundling technique into webforms applications, i lose the intellisense on the bootstrap's classes.
      Thanks!

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      • You've gone a long way with VS SQL support ... Now, we need much better support for Azure Table Storage

        We need help in reducing the amount of time to code for Azure Table Storage and deal with table storage in the IDE. I'd like to see and modify entities and tables right from the IDE ... building the functionality of software like ClumsyLeaf's TableXplorer right into VS. Also, it would be nice to have more/better support in data source controls and data-bound controls for table storage data and keys. It's all very LOW level right now and takes quite a while to code for Azure Table Storage relative to coding against SQL/SQL Azure storage. [Also, btw ... can you…

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        • Allow clearing of client ScrollPosition value as a Page Method

          There is currently no server-side way to clear the values set by the Page.MaintainScrollPositionOnPostback property.

          The only way to "reset" the client scroll position is a messy javascript injection hack. Can a method be included to clear the scroll position, e.g.
          Page.ClearScrollPosition
          Page.ClearScrollPositionX
          Page.ClearScrollPositionY

          Alternative can the internal method LoadScrollPosition (
          http://referencesource.microsoft.com/#System.Web/xsp/system/Web/UI/Page.cs#4f5017a57b4c846d) be overrideable?

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          • Incorporate "Fluent Design" controls into ASP.NET Web Apps

            Current web apps require a significant amount of customization to make them look modern. Imitating the functionality of the new WIndows 10 apps should be built into ASP.NET. Expensive products like Telerik are flourishing from this shortcoming. With the introduction of more fluently designed Windows apps, it would be helpful to give developers the tools to design apps like those in the demos.

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            • add asp.net core local language template

              Everytime I create a new asp.net core project,the default language for identity and UI are all english,it's really annoying for other language people

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              • extend User control to easy integrante with Bind, eval, etc.

                Allow the VS Community 17, to generate "simple" server controls. Allowing bind / eval events, etc. in an easy way. and generate them as dll so you can share them.
                O, .... something like extending the user controls (ascx) allowing bindearlos to data, to place them within Gridviews, formviews, etc ..

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                • New ASP.NET Core Web App - Breaks when Update Nuget Packages

                  When I create a brand new project and go to "manage nuget packages" I see that I have 15-16 updates. I've not touched a single line of code at all whatsoever. If I update all of those nuget packages... I can no longer work with the project as it breaks and if I had written any code, all broken. I get the errors, "Cannot find runtim target for framework '.NETCoreApp, Version=v1.0' compatible with one of the target runtimes: etc." & 1. The project has not been restored or restore failed - run 'dotnet restore' & 2. The project does not…

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                  • Add Aurelia support to Visual Studio templates

                    Visual Studio has support for Angular and React when doing File->New, why not add Aurelia in there too?

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                    • Get current identity in aspnet core app when azure app service authentication is enabled

                      When using azure app service authentication with an aspnet core application, the current principal is not set like it is in .net 4.6.

                      Please enable this, thx.

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                      • asp.net core idea

                        I think asp.net core Razor page is unsless,
                        It's a lot of trouble for a lot of people to cooperate, it like webform ,simple is better

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                        • Add Brotli Compression

                          Please port the open source project to .NET and add compression middleware for ASP.NET Core: https://github.com/google/brotli.

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                          • Region Support for ASPX File

                            I hope in aspx file can use region like this

                            <%--#region test--%>
                            <div>
                            <table></table>
                            </div>
                            <%--#endregion--%>

                            and can collapse the region the same as region in cs file.

                            Related post:
                            https://stackoverflow.com/questions/515833/how-to-create-regions-in-an-aspx-file

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                            • incomplete/unanswered threads marked resolved

                              this is for the asp.net website.
                              i too often see threads with incorrect/incomplete answers marked as resolved and cannot have the correct answer posted because thread is locked. asp.net website cannot be taken as a serious resource for answers, that is a shame. as its domain name and direct affiliation with microsoft should mean its an authority for the best answers.

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                              • allow overriding of the text element behavior

                                I use a Razor partial view to generate some SVG content. <text> is a valid SVG element. trying to get Razor to actually spit out that element was ridiculously hard using escapes. Also, if I reformatted the document it would break those escapes because of the line breaks.

                                Please consider for example a directive that tells the parser not to handle <text> elements or perhaps simply detecting attributes on the element and turning off the behavior. i.e. if a <text> element has attributes, they must not want it to be a Razor multi-line content block.

                                Also, I have been hearing…

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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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                                  • OptionGroup support in DropDownList

                                    OptionGroup support in DropDownList

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                                    • C# to JavaScript with AJAX, Client/Server Pure C# coding support

                                      Prerequisite for this idea is first have C# to JavaScript conversion (I think this is already out like bridge.net). The goal is keep all code base in C# and be able to put both client and server side functionality in single class (viewmodel).

                                      In ViewModel Class definition, use compiler directive to denote if the whole class or part of it is available in client side as well. e.g. [Available: Client|Server, Compatiblity: JavaScript]

                                      Now, this class will work on server side just like it works now in MVC project to handle any server side activity and bindings to Razor/CSHTML code.

                                      Plus,…

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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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                                        • Web Deploy - Speed up FTP deployment

                                          When deploying a website using FTP it's very slow compared to other FTP applications. Web Deploy should be using more than 1 connection while uploading files. Bonus points for being able to retry uploading a previously failed file.

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