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Recommendations for software, extensions and tools related to Microsoft's Visual Studio IDE.

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Nuget library graph strong components

I am trying to create a graph in c ++ (visual studio 2013) to count its strong components. I used the boost library (using nuget) but I realized that it has a problem, as you can see in this link. ...
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Visual studio 2019 Razor Formatting

In visual studio 2019, when i create a cshmtl page and adding tag, for example div, i add a style for this div. Then i do Format selection and get tabs between style context, instead of spaces. In VS ...
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VisualStudio extension TabsStudio alternative

I've found the Visual Studio extension TabsStudio (Marketplace, Website) and find the concept of grouping together multiple tabs into one tab very helpful. With the right Regex it changes to (the ...
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How to add events to Calendar in Xamarin.Forms? [on hold]

I have been trying to add my custom Events and Reminders to the Calendar App on Android using Xamarin.Forms. I tried several plugins, but nothing seems to work. Kindly let me know if there is any ...
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VS code - Local file history (How can I check changes done in file entire day?)

Can anyone please suggest - "How can I see my local file history changes in VS code like we can check in eclipse IDE? Sometimes we do changes a lot in single file before commit and this feature can be ...
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Visual Studio 2017 Enterprise OR Visual Studio 2019 Community? [closed]

I'm getting the Enterprise version by the school, but I'm not sure if I should stick with it or upgrade to 2019 but only the community version. I'm currently using visual studio for simple coding in ...
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Tool to find out the pass/fail differences between two runs of Visual Studio unit tests

In Visual Studio, you can easily copy the results of unit tests, like this: The result has this format: Result52 Name: EncodingTest Result52 Outcome: Passed Result52 Duration: 0:00:23.51 ...
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Which software for making dynamic graph videos?

while scrolling my YouTube feed, I came across a very pretty video of an animated graph. I am really curious to know which software is needed to make such a graphical representation and how to make ...
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A good Tool for Desktop Test Automation

As intern Student, I am starting software testing in a company where the most of testing is manually. My manager want to include the test automation in the testing process and ask me if I can look for ...
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How to implement Services in Xamarin Forms app?

I want to implement services that run even if the app is closed, I have used that kind of services in Android with java, but I haven't found documentation of services in multiplatform app. Is there ...
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Can I debug my C# Visual Studio program in Mac?

I have a Mac and I download Visual Studio. I write my code but the VS is want to use terminal for debugging. But terminal of course can't open and debug the file as a CMD can. (I only got an error ...
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Tool that analyzes C++ source code and suggests files to put into stdafx.h

I'm working on a C++ project that takes 40 minutes to build. I'm not used to such long build times and I'm looking for ways of improving the compilation process. One idea is to put header files that ...
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Which are the WSQ compression VC++ libraries for free

I want to do WSQ compression on a BMP image... I have tried Cognaxon library ,but it is not free of cost.... I tried to build NIST NBIS library for visual studio, i couldn't able to do it Kindly ...
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Good database software for working with visual studio 2019 asp.net?

I'm building an ecommerce platform, and I would like to use an sql database. I went to go install mysql but found out mysql is not compatible with visual studio 2019 at least the package thats is ...
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Mysql with asp.net and visual studio 2019

after working on a .NET apllication with Visual studio for a week finishing up some basic layouts, I wanted to move in to the back end and get a database setup to reference. So I went to the mysql ...
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RPA C# - Process developments in C #

In my company, we are developing a process to pass data from Siebel and from Topace; the processing of the data that we extract is complex and we want to use our bespoke library written in C#. Can ...
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.Net Desktop Environment - Windows-Based Client that will take data from another Windows Program

We would like to create a new software client that will run on a Windows environment that will listen to another, separate software system's input and then connect to our cloud environment to query ...
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Borland/Embarcadero convert DFM form to MS Visual studio form

I have been handed a Borland C++Builder v5 project and told to convert it so MS Visual studio 2105. Is there any tool which can help me? It doesn’t have to do it all, just “as much as possible” to ...
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Visual Studio 2017 Enterprise C++ Connect to to Postgressql Server

What is the best way to connect from C++ to a postgressql server? An important limitation is that there can't be any additional software installations (some .exe or .misi files that install the driver)...
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Free embedded database for VBA/VB.NET billing desktop application

This is mt first post, so any mistakes pls excuse. I have created a excel based billing system using forms and VBA. Basically when i open the excel file and select the customer name, his details are ...
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E-Signature 3rd party to work within Visual Studio?

Are there recommended 3rd party e-signature products I can interact with from within Visual Studio? I've used DocuSign and Adobe as stand-alone. Just wondering what top products would work best from ...
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Visual Studio 2019 Typescript analyzer suggestions?

I just switched over to visual studio 2019 and I cannot find any tslint extensions like the typescript analyzer that I was using for 2017. Does anyone have suggestions on a tslint extension or a way ...
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Is there an extension for Visual Studio that creates a table on the fly from a class?

I want to be able to generate a table from a class object from a short-code. Is there any available extension in Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 that does that?
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Read CAD files in C++ program

I am currently looking for a library which allows me to read CAD files. The type of the file does not matter (.STL, .DWG, etc). The goal is to extract the maximum height, widht and depth of the object....
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PDF editor integratable component

Cannot find a PDF editing component with add / remove text / image element functionality and visual component to integrate in to Winforms / WPF window. Everything i found is only APIs for element ...
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Visual Studio / ReSharper Smart Backspace

I've been using JetBrains software for a while now and there is one simple feature I am missing in Visual Studio/ ReSharper. Whenever you're coding in any of the native JetBrains apps, when you press ...
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Looking for a tool for web.config transformation on run time in VS 2017

I was using a visual studio extension named "FAST KOALA" in the past to help myself for debugging easily an asp.net web application by transforming environment variables in web.config based on project ...
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Library to make context menu option that pastes a fixed text string

I want to make an app (using C++ or C# VB.net or Java) which when installs, adds a new option in the context menu. On clicking that option, the program will paste a text, for example "Hello!!". The ...
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IDE Extensions like Markers in a DAW?

Are there any IDEs or extensions for VSCode where I can set places on certain lines that I can use a shortcut to go between? The only example I can think of are markers in ProTools.
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New Language Recommendation for a former VB6 Master Programmer [closed]

Introduction: I still am a VB6 master programmer. I can get my computer to do almost anything with VB6. Even though I have not touched a VB6 IDE for the past 8 years, I can code right now, if I need ...
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C++ on Mac: Visual Studio or Visual Studio Code?

I am used to Visual Studio Code for Python and Javascript. I work on a Mac machine, and I am learning C++, and I don't know if Visual Studio Code is a good choice, or if Visual Studio Community would ...
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Plugin for highlighting C++ identifiers in Visual Studio

I need to highlight all instances of selected identifier in Visual Studio. But Visual Studio doing it too slowly on a large C++ project. It can takes up to 10 seconds (from setting a cursor at the ...
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Jackson ObjectMapper equivalent for C#

Hi while programming in Java I've fallen in love with Jackson's ObjectMapper a tool that quickly converts Objects into a JSON, and I was wondering if there's an equivalent thing for C#? I'm using ...
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Persisting objects from memory during debug session

During a debugging session in .NET code, I identified a bug that occurs in seldom situations only. I was able to identify an object that can reproduce the behavior. Now, I'd like to persist that .NET ...
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Running unit tests automatically

In software development, we have code + unit tests. Sometimes I forget to the run unit tests, or maybe I'm too lazy to run them. I'm looking for a tool that runs unit tests automatically when I have ...
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MySQL Connector/C++ 8.0 for Visual Studio 2017

I'm looking for a DLL or Static library for MySQL Connector/C++ 8.0 for both Debug and Release mode that works with Visual Studio 2017. Should be for 32-bit platform (windows 7 and windows 10 ...
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Visual Studio Plugin for writing Arduino Code

I am programming stuff for Arduino, most often it's just a small project, so the official Arduino IDE is sufficient. However, sometimes I have larger projects and I need features which are not ...
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Seeking an alternative to “VisualSVN for Visual Studio 2017” extension but for Git VCS

My development workflow includes the Subversion (SVN) version control system, So I've been using Microsoft Visual Studio with a great extension called VisualSVN for Visual Studio 2017 I found for ...
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Code standard enforcer for Visual C++

I am looking for a tool to enforce our C++ coding standards. We work in Visual C++ on MS Windows. Must run on MS Windows on Visual C++ source code Must flag deviations from our standard Must be ...
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Tool for Automatic Removal of `using namespace`

Is there any tool to convert: #include <iostream> using namespace std; using namespace foo; using namespace bar; namespace foo { int foo_value() { return 5; } } namespace bar { const ...
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Extension for VS Code that evaluates math expressions?

I am looking for an extension for Visual Studio Code that can evaluate simple math expressions to save time. Sometimes I fiddle around with numbers, and add constants to expressions to save time so I ...
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Subversion (SVN) plugin for Microsoft Visual Studio

I am in search for an alternative SVN client plugin for Visual Studio 2017. I am using AnkhSVN since many years AnkhSVN but it seems to be lesser supported years after years (max 1 release per year, ...
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Graphical tool for avoiding header hell

I'm trying to modify an existing C++ application, and I end up in header hell: In my newly created *.h file, I need to add an attribute to my new class, this new attribute being of the type "Timer", ...
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Where to buy VS 2008 Profesional original license [closed]

I'm developing software for smart devices (Windows CE 6.5) and I'm using the VS 2008 Pro trial while i awaited for approval on buying a license, but today, I received the response from Microsoft that ...
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Which Software to take, when creating a database diagram

We are using a MS SQL Server database and we want to create a database diagram for an existing database. There were several options on how to do this: In Microsoft Visio 2010, Visual Studio 2013 or ...
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What is a good replacement for Visual Studio for developing Xamarin.Forms?

I wanted to dive in to Xamarin.Forms for cross-platform developing with C# but I am using my PC for development for the time being and Visual Studio turned out to be requiring much more space than I ...
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Kanban tool selection

We would like to use an electronic Kanban board. We have Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) and want to make the progress of the work visible. What are our options? Right now we are using a physical ...
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What do i need to study for Video game Development [closed]

What do i need to study when i want to develop video games in Unity3d, i know C# but what else do i have to study, as I can do database applications in visual studio.
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IDE for ASP.NET Core development on Linux

My team wants to move from ASP.NET Core development on Windows to Linux. Obviously we use Visual Studio right now, so the bar is set very high. I need a Linux IDE that can handle this well... well ...
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Perforce Code Review Integration for Visual Studio

Currently our team uses Code Collaborator for remote Code Reviews and Perforce (Helix) for Source Control. We work primarily in C++ in Visual Studio 2017. I believe our remote code review process ...