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  1. When updating project.json by the NuGet package manager the order should be preserved

    When updating packages in project.json by using the NuGet package manager in Visual Studio the order of the dependencies in project.json are changed.

    It would be helpful if the order could be preserved.
    Both when reviewing what has changed and to reduce the risk of merge conflicts when merging project.json files.

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      0 comments  ·  Tooling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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        0 comments  ·  Web Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Rename ASP.NET core

        ASP.NET core need a rename. it is giving me a headache trying to find resources that is ASP.NET core and not ASP.NET, annoying. the best name is the one that when searched for (at the moment) in any search engine gives zero results or near zero results,thus unique.

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        • ConfigureAwait(false) by default

          When you don't need to have full control over your thread pool context while using the async/await pattern, it is recommended that we always use ConfigureAwait(false) for various reasons (see article: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/jj991977.aspx).

          I find that the cases when you need control over the context are very rare.

          I want to suggest that ConfigureAwait(false) is used by default when doing async/await to simplify the coding process.

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          • customizable plug-ins

            to add customizable plug-ins that developers can create. Just similar to Javascript . that has so many plugins for unique uses

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            • Provide a true WYSWYG tool

              The show stopper for web development is GUI. Provide a drag drop feature rich true WYSWYG that plays well with major products. The current functionality is horrible. There are countless examples of such functionality on the web.

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              • get the ASP.NET MVC 5 download button for Visual Studio 2012 working so that the Web Platform Installer 5.0 actually contains ASP.NET MVC 5

                See title. The ASP.NET MVC 4 with Language Packs (August 2012) is followed by Azul Zulu, OpenJSK 1.7.0. The ASP.NET MVC 5 is currently missing.

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                • Angular 2 - Update to rc5, and include the @angular/forms (0.3.0)

                  update the aspnetcore-spa for angular 2 to include latest angular rc. Also include new forms. May also need some refactoring to move some of the provider work to modules.

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                  • Proposal: Replace extension methods with true member functions

                    Please refrain from providing more and more extension methods and revert to providing proper ASP.NET class methods.

                    Due to the currently overwhelming plethora of extension methods added to core classes it's utterly hard to keep track on which functionality actually is available on an object.

                    I can't even remember which NuGet packages I need to download because all the extension methods add to ConfigurationBuilder.

                    It would make much more sense to add dedicated objects and namespaces with each Nuget package and to provide proper methods on these objects rather than cluttering up the default namespaces with all kinds of extension…

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                    • Separate thing between Visual Studio Asp.Net developers and VS Code Developers

                      Separate things between Visual Studio and VS Code Asp.Net Core Developers. Don't mix things up in the same documentation how to do things in VS 2015 and VS Code. We VS developers don't want to care how the other developers do stuff, we want to stay in our VS without opening any other tool or anything.

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                      • Close this forum.

                        Thanks ASP.NET forums team. If your forum can't help the user, then you should close the forum. This is a genuine question but you can't und

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                        • Fix the template readme file

                          "Conceptual overview of what is ASP.NET Core"?

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                          • Step-by-step tutorial: MVC 5 C# + EF (database first) with Dependency Injection

                            I have followed the MVC 5 and EF 6 tutorials on MVA, but we need a continuation -- whether it's written or by video. When you auto-scaffold a controller from a model, it "just works" but it's also tightly-coupled. The existing "help" on the topic is fragmented, contradictory, and confusing with a whole lot of "you coulds" that stop just short of being useable for learning. A complete step-by-step from creating the MVC project to "your controller is now loosely-coupled and testable" would be an invaluable learning tool. Before you say, "But there are lots of resources out there," ask…

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                            • typos

                              Add the following highlighed markup.

                              typos : highlighed to hilighted.

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                              • Asp.Net Core with database first

                                It was very easy to work with existing databases in Asp.Net MVC 5, by just adding an Ado.Net Data Entity. Now we don't have this luxury anymore! We must add the models of an existing database by writing commands in the Visual Studio package console, and not having the option to choose with what tables, views, etc from the database we want to work (to get in out projects). Give us this luxury back on visual studio.

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                                • Your Join link is not providing sign up form

                                  When I click join, only sign in page is displayed.

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                                  • Project.json should manage compatibility of packages and do not allow to install incompatible packages.

                                    We can install packages in project.json and some time it allow us to install package in system which are not compatible like the current framework do not allow it or somehow we made it then on the runtime we come to know that there is an issue with functionality.
                                    There should be some checks which allow to install package or dependency which are compatible.

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                                    • Web app complying to PageSpeed Insight

                                      Make default web apps have a reasonable PageSpeed Insight. Currently a .Net Core Web App gives 69/100 on mobile and 84/100 on desktop, mainly complaining about JQuery and Bootstrap.

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                                      • Make it easier to sign into an account when outside of the country of origin. Do you think I can remember old passwords? Security Qu is enuf

                                        Make it easier to sign into an account when outside of the country of origin. Do you think I can remember old passwords? Security Qu is enuf

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                                        • Return the Single Startup and IIS Express Continue Functionality

                                          VS 2015 E Upd 2, seems all web projects in a solution start in IIS Express now regardless of the 'Single startup project' setting. If the selected 'Single startup project' is a web app it gets stopped in IIS Express when debugging session is over and others continue to run.

                                          I have always relied on having my IIS Express web site to run after a code debugging session so that I can say test an API via PostMan or view\test site in others browsers. I don't need all web app starting up to waste resources.

                                          Can we bring back (fix)…

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