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C++ library for laying out graphs

I am looking for a C++ library to layout graphs (directed and undirected). I know that I can google for them and I did but all I found are Boost libraries and ones that are compatible with Qt only. I ...
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Need an extension for Visual Studio Community 2019 to move class into seperate file

I need an extension for MS Visual Studio Community 2019, that allows me to mark a block of C#-code and move it to a separate file. For example a class that is declared in the main method of my ...
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Which embedded software development environment is better IAR WB or KEIL MDK

I have to choose one development platform for embedded software development but i cant decide which is better KEIL or IAR. I know it is processor specific question but i would like to know, at the ...
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Add text to resx file VS 2019 extension

The use case: You have hardcoded text strings in your C# code which has to be translated You right click on the text and select the word or whole sentence You click on the magic option - Move to resx ...
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C# Textbox Get Only Entered Characters

In my project, I use a textbox to send a string to a serial port device. I also show the data from the serial port device on the same textbox. When sending data to the device I only need to send the ...
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Visual Studio 2017 typescript documentation tool

I updated my Visual Studio to the 2017 version and started a new TypeScript project. Let's say I have a class with 100 lines of code. Now I want to auto create the documantation for my class. I know ...
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Language settings in .NET Core 2.2

I use .NET Core 2.2 in my project. Tell me, please, is it possible to change the language of this framework? In .NET Framevork 4.7.2 all descriptions of methods and fields in intellisense are in the ...
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W10 program or Visual Studio extension to edit JSON files for i18n

I'm looking for a software to view and edit JSON files with the texts for the i18n of a web application. We are using ResX Resource Manager for this purpose in .resx files. I want to achieve the same ...
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Own symbol server for C++ Visual Studio

I am trying to find a step-by-step instruction how to setup my own symbol server for Visual Studio but only end up finding how to setup the IDE. Can anyone point me to which symbol server I can ...
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How to achieve virtual clicks on an android app

I am thinking of making an application or service or an extension that works on top of a game on android. It is required to generate a virtual touch/click on the game screen. I thought of multiple ...
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Generate uml diagram from Visual Studio C # Code

I have a C # solution in Visual Studio 2017. It is a solution with several child projects, at least 6, and within these projects there is a hierarchy of folders and subfolders and classes. I need a ...
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Easy way to port over C++ Windows Visual Studio project so I can edit and compile on Linux?

I have a C++ project I am working on, using Windows and Visual Studio. I have a Linux laptop I develop on. I uploaded the windows project to github, and cloned it to my laptop. How could I easily edit ...
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I want to know about the best free tutorial about making games in unity3D through C#

So, I just completed learning the basics of C#, and want to continue with learning C# coding patterns for unity3D. Is there any good complete tutorial out there that teaches game design in unity ...
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I need a Visual Studio add-in/software that supports adding notes to code but not adding it to a file

I need a Visual Studio add-in/software that supports adding notes to code but not adding it to a file as I do not want that comment to be added to the check in code. I like adding notes to code to ...
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MS visual studio 17 , ASP.NET Core Web Application

When opening a new project, i don't have the below option available to me new project -->Web--> ASP.NET Core Web Application (.net framework) Can you please advise
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IDE/Plugin that proves a variable has been allocate to the heap or stack

I'm trying to test if a variable has been allocated to the heap or the stack. I'm looking for a plugin/IDE that can clearly point out if a variable is in the heap or stack. I've been looking into ...
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Embedded database compatible with Visual Studio designer and entity framework

I need a database wich is relational, self contained and serverless like SQLite but I need a solution better compatible with Visual Studio designer and entity framework than SQLite i am facing ...
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Get the content of Command Line property in c/c++ property page

I am developing a plugin, and I need to get the content of Command Line property. I want to know if there are some APIs that can get the content directly. Thank you very much! I don't want to build ...
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Looking for a syntax evaluater for expressions constructed for use in SSRS reporting

My company currently uses the report-building suite in Microsoft's Visual Studio 2010 to construct report templates in .rdlc format based on data drawn from an SQL server. This has been working OK for ...
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Is there any Extension for visual Studio to save Build logs with warnings Automatically

I want to work on Visual Studio Warnings and for that I need warnings to be saved in a file automatically. While Visual Studio generally provides option to manually save build logs by pressing ctrl+s ...
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Visual Studio 2017 / 2019 offline

We want to use Visual Studio for development of plain Windows desktop applications within a restricted environment (i.e. at no time we have an internet connection). We have been working with 2017 ...
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Intellisense for LESS in Visual Studio 2017, Is there a way?

I am beginning to use LESS for my CSS in my Visual Studio 2017 environment. Thus far I have downloaded LessCompile, which does a great job of automatically compiling my .less files into .css & ....
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...