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  1. Multiline parameters code format (Ctrl+k,Ctrl+d)

    In MVC 4 project open App_Start\RouteConfig.cs file and paste the following:

    routes.MapRoute(
    name: "MyName",
    url: "MyName/{action}/{id}",
    defaults: new { action = "Index", id = UrlParameter.Optional }
    );

    You will notice the multi-lined parameter list is not formatted correctly (with 4 space indentation bias). Pressing Ctrl+K,Ctrl+D won't work either.

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      under review  ·  0 comments  ·  Tooling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • typos

      Add the following highlighed markup.

      typos : highlighed to hilighted.

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        0 comments  ·  Documentation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Include coverage of Unit Testing support, both MSTest and xUnit testing.

        Testing should be a major bullet point for your sample projects

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        • Make WebDeploy faster for back to back publishes

          Webdeploy should not copy all the files to obj folder on every publish until there has been a change in the project any where. For example I have to publish on subdomain back to back it takes hours to complete most of the time is spent on copying files to obj folder which is unnecessary. Thank

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            0 comments  ·  Web Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • BRING BACK THE PROJECT.JSON FILE!

            Please find a way to migrate with MS Build with the project.json file. I LOVED the auto-complete, the simplicity, not needing to specify files, and how you could install packages via AUTO-COMPLETE. Amazing steps forward and a massive step back with .Net core 1.1. Make development fun again!

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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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              • 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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                      • Don't leave IE script debugging enabled after debugging an ASP.NET site

                        It seems that when debugging an ASP.NET site in IE, Visual Studio automatically turns on IE's script debugging setting.
                        I assume that this is needed in order for Visual Studio to hook into the JavaScript engine and allow debugging JavaScript in VS.

                        However, when I am done testing my site, I will be out browsing the web and get constantly interrupted with dialog boxes telling me about errors occurring in the pages I am visiting - pages where these error messages have no meaning to me whatsoever.
                        Getting rid of these boxes essentially requires two clicks - one to check…

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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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                                  • 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 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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                                      • MVC must have a design view like ASP.net

                                        If we can have a layout designer view for .chtml files it will be great and time saving. A designer with properties windows and for automatically generating placeholder code to implement actions corresponding to the events. e.g. submit button action, or onClick() events. etc.

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                                        • web.config conditional compilation constants

                                          Please add the ability to specify conditional compilation constants easily in the web.config for a file system based web site. A simple declaration in the <system.web><compilation> directive would be ideal.

                                          You can work around with <system.codedom><compilers> directives, but many shared hosting environments generally do not let you install your own compiler, so this should be something that you can specify without requiring these directives.

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